Priyanka Ramdas, Global Product Lead, Emerging Markets & Experiences, YouTube & Video – Google

As Global Product Lead for Emerging Markets and Experiences for YouTube and Video at Google, Priyanka believes that YouTube truly gives the world a voice, and is passionate about bringing the best of this product to all markets. In this role she is responsible for leading ad format innovation for the next billion users, focusing on markets such as India, Indonesia, Mexico & Brazil.

Before moving to New York, Priyanka led the YouTube Premium Targeting and Content Strategy for Google for the UK market from London where she was instrumental in leading sales teams and clients through the complexities of Brand Safety. Prior to that, Priyanka held various roles within Google at the EMEA headquarters in Dublin, where she quickly became the go-to person in every team due to her positive nature and can do attitude.

Priyanka cares deeply about people and, given the great managers and mentors who have been instrumental in her career, is keen to provide a platform for others to thrive. She coaches other Googlers on positive influence and is an ambassador for One Young World, a forum that convenes young leaders working towards positive change.

When not working or on a plane, you will find Priyanka trying out the latest salted caramel dessert fad, escaping the hustle and bustle of city life at the gym or in the dance studio or looking at the world upside down on her yoga mat, having recently become a certified Yoga Teacher.