Full Name
Ashwini Karandikar
Job Title
EVP Media, Technology, Data
Speaker Bio
I am an internationally recognized entrepreneurial executive with proven experience in advertising, business development and operational excellence across the globe. Motivational and mentoring leader with an excellent track record of building diverse and talented teams in over 50+ markets. Keen and proven eye for identifying and converting opportunities into long term and sustainable revenue generating business outcomes for employees, company, and clients alike.

I have been recognized as an agency innovator, leader in diversity and inclusion, and nominated as one of the 30 most powerful women in mobile advertising.

At present I lead the Media, Technology & Data practice for the 4As. Prior to this I was a senior advisor within McKinsey’s High Tech, Media & Telecom practice, and before that was with Dentsu where I started and oversaw Amnet, Dentsu’s programmatic group, across 50+ markets. While at Dentsu, I led and participated in several M&A engagements for both Amnet and Dentsu.

I am very active in performing arts, music, and theater. I am founder/member in voluntary groups focused on bringing performing arts and artists to local communities through theater/drama, instrumental and local concerts.
Ashwini Karandikar