Google Cloud announced the appointment of Karan Bajwa as Vice President in APAC.
Bajwa joined Google Cloud to lead its India business in March 2020. In his new expanded role he will lead all regional revenue and go-to-market operations for Google Cloud, including Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Google Workspace.
Karan is a senior leader with over three decades of leadership experience. He previously served as Managing Director for India and South Asia at IBM. Prior to IBM, he worked with Microsoft for nine years, where he was Managing Director for the company’s operations in India in his last role. He has also worked with Cisco Systems in India and Singapore.
Bajwa is currently based in Gurgaon, India, but will relocate to Singapore in 2021. He also continues to lead Google Cloud in India until a new senior leader for the business is appointed, succeeding Rick Harshman who leaves the organization for a new opportunity.