Sandhya Devanathan

Vice President & Head, Meta India

Sandhya Devanathan was appointed as the Vice President of Meta India in November 2022. Devanthan is focused on bringing the organization’s business and revenue priorities together to serve partners and clients, while continuing to support the long-term growth of Meta’s business and commitment to India.  As part of her role, Devanathan spearheads Meta’s India charter and strengthens the strategic relationships with the country’s leading brands, creators, advertisers and partners to drive revenue growth in key channels in India.

Devanathan is a global business leader with 22 years of experience and an international career in banking, payments and technology. She joined Meta in 2016 and helped build the company’s Singapore and Vietnam businesses and teams, as well as the e-commerce initiatives in Southeast Asia. In 2020, she moved to lead Gaming for APAC, one of its largest global verticals. She also brings a passion for developing women leaders in business and is the executive sponsor for Women@APAC at Meta, as well as the global lead for Play Forward, a global Meta initiative to improve diversity representation in the gaming industry. She also serves on the global board of Pepper Financial Services.