We’re appointing Sandhya Devanathan because the Vice President of Meta India. Devanthan will concentrate on bringing the group’s enterprise and income priorities collectively to serve companions and shoppers, whereas persevering with to help the long-term progress of our enterprise and dedication to India. She is going to transition to her new function on January 1, 2023 and can report back to Dan Neary, Vice President, Meta APAC and will likely be part of the APAC management crew. She is going to transfer again to India to steer the India org and technique.
As a part of her function, Devanathan will spearhead our India constitution and strengthen the strategic relationships with the nation’s main manufacturers, creators, advertisers and companions to drive income progress in key channels in India.
Devanathan is a world enterprise chief with 22 years of expertise and a global profession in banking, funds and know-how. She joined Meta in 2016 and helped construct our Singapore and Vietnam companies and groups, in addition to the e-commerce initiatives in Southeast Asia. In 2020, she moved to steer Gaming for APAC, one among our largest international verticals. She additionally brings a ardour for creating ladies leaders in enterprise and is the manager sponsor for [email protected] at Meta, in addition to the worldwide lead for Play Ahead, a world Meta initiative to enhance variety illustration within the gaming business. She additionally serves on the worldwide board of Pepper Monetary Companies.
“India is at the forefront of digital adoption and Meta has launched many of our top products, such as Reels and Business Messaging, in India first. We are proud to have recently launched JioMart on WhatsApp, which is our first end-to-end shopping experience in India. I’m pleased to welcome Sandhya as our new leader for India. Sandhya has a proven track record of scaling businesses, building exceptional and inclusive teams, driving product innovation and building strong partnerships. We are thrilled to have her lead Meta’s continued growth in India.”
Marne Levine, Chief Enterprise Officer