APAC Agency Business, Google
Joanna, a experienced sales and marketing professional, has 15+ years managing sales and marketing teams, building trusted advisor relationships with multinational companies, and managing high impact change initiatives. She’s led both direct and consultative sales teams, is a driver of data and insights-led sales and marketing solutions, and has a capacity to balance big picture thinking with impactful results.
A passionate team leader, Joanna has built new regional functions and revenue streams on multiple occasions, with proven success at both talent acquisition and development of high performing teams. Culturally savvy with experience in Americas, Western and Eastern Europe, and Asia, where she has spent the last 8 years in both mature Japan and emerging SEA. She has 10 years in-depth digital experience managing clients across multiple industry verticals (Tech, FMCG, Finance, Online Retail), with deep knowledge of Travel.
Joanna commenced her career in economic development partnering with the Ukrainian government on media and communications, and micro-lending for female start-ups, as it transitioned to a capitalist economy. To further her
commitment to diversity and entrepreneurship, Joanna joined the board of Female Founders, a non-profit that seeks to increase VC funding of womenfounded and led businesses. A passion for education and its critical role in
enabling children to create a better future, led her join Imagin8ors, an Asiabased edtech start-up, as an investor and advisor. She’s served as Vice Chair of the Singapore Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), led Women@Google Southeast Asia for 2+ years, and actively mentors and coaches through Google’s career guru network. When not involved in any of the above, she is a design aficionado, avid traveler, and foodie.