Meenu Handa

Google: Senior Director, Corporate Communications, Payments & NBU

Meenu has been in the PR and communications industry for almost three decades, playing the role of a trusted adviser, business leader and an industry thought leader. She is a regular speaker at local & global industry fora on crisis communications, public affairs and measurement.
She was recognised in March 2018 by Impact, the advertising and communications industry magazine, as one of the 50 most influential women business leaders in India. In 2016, she was conferred with the SABRE Asia Pacific Individual Achievement award and was recognised with corporate affairs and communication leader awards by the World CSR congress and Exchange4media in 2013 and 2012 respectively.

Currently she leads corporate communications for Google in India and South East Asia and leads global communications for their Payments business and their Next Billion Users efforts.

Prior to this, she set up the communications function for Amazon in India & was responsible for external & internal communications and their CSR program.

Before Amazon, she spent over seven and a half years at Microsoft India leading their communications & citizenship strategy. Through these years it was recognized as a “Top MNC”, “Most Respected” company and an “Employer of choice” by several recognized bodies. Additionally, she headed the Diversity and Inclusion charter for Microsoft India’s Sales and marketing group.