Global Director, Partnerships
Mahesh Bhalerao joined Google in 2011 and has led Marketing and Business Development initiatives with a strong focus in Asia based out of Singapore. Mahesh is currently responsible for product and business partnerships across all initiatives across the Next Billion Users product team globally. In addition to that Mahesh also leads all the partnership efforts for Payment ecosystem for Google APAC. Prior to this, he was Director of Business Development and Partnerships (India, Southeast Asia & South Asia) for the Android & Play Business where he was responsible for product and platform partnerships with Carriers, OEMs & Retail Organization for the region and Android & Google Play Marketing for the region. Prior to Google Mahesh was with Yahoo! leading marketing for Yahoo! Mobile properties in India and then for the APAC region.
Mahesh has a Bachelor’s Degree in Production Engineering from Pune University, India and an MBA from IBS Bangalore India