Global Customer Acquisition, Google
Darren Pleasance leads Google's Global Customer Acquisition organization. His teams are responsible for introducing businesses to Google's digital marketing services, including Search Marketing, Mobile Advertising, Display Advertising and YouTube. Darren's team consists of ~1,200 people in 31 countries focused on sales, market insights, sales operations, and reporting.
Prior to joining Google, Darren was a Partner at McKinsey & Company and leader of McKinsey's Small and Medium Business (SMB) Practice and the leader of McKinsey's High Tech Marketing and Sales Practice.
Darren lives in Bend, Oregon with his wife and two children and is an avid pilot and aviation enthusiast.