Julian Persaud is the Regional Director for Asia Pacific at Airbnb. He is responsible for developing and leading all strategic initiatives and operations and oversees Airbnb’s dynamic growth in a market that plays a strategic role for the company. Julian joined Airbnb from Google where he was Managing Director, South East Asia expanding Google’s business across Asia-Pacific. Prior to joining Google, he was at Yahoo Search Marketing (formerly Overture) where he was responsible for growing strategic partnerships with some of Australia’s leading telcos and media companies.Julian is British and started his career in the UK working for the online auction start-up QXL (online Auctions). He has spent most of his career working in tech and online business and currently lives in Singapore with his wife and two daughters.
- Short Bio:Regional Director, Asia Pacific