Managing Director of Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam and Emerging Countries
Sajith is presently the Managing Director of Google across Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam and Emerging Countries where he oversees strategy, sales, operations, partnerships and business development. Sajith is focused on expanding the Internet ecosystem in the region, increasing adoption among consumers and businesses and accelerating innovation.
With Google since 2007, Sajith has done multiple roles including setting up Google in Malaysia and before that as the Head of Travel Vertical Sales for Google Southeast Asia based out of Singapore. He has been running the region since April 2015 prior to which he was the Managing Director of Google in Malaysia.
Before Google, he has worked across various industries like mobile media, market research and consulting and television.
Sajith holds a Master's degree in Business Management with Distinction (majoring in Finance) from the Asian Institute of Management in Manila, an MBA (majoring in Marketing) from the Fore School of Management in New Delhi, and a Bachelor's degree with Honours (majoring in History) from Delhi University. He is currently a board member of MaGIC (Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Center), serves as an advisor to the government on the future of work in Malaysia and on the panel of mentors of Endeavor Malaysia. He has also represented Singapore in cricket.