Global Client Partner @ Google
Pedro Pina is a Portuguese-born marketer who has lived and worked outside of Portugal throughout his 20+ year career. Pedro joined Google in 2013 as Global Client Partner (MD) for Google’s Global Client and Agency Solutions Team, overseeing Google’s deep engagement with some of the biggest advertisers around the world and their respective media/creative agencies to build longterm partnership plans.
Prior to joining Google, Pedro was EVP and Global Brands Director at McCann Worldgroup responsible for global brand strategy and marketing communications for several of McCann’s most iconic brand clients, including Coca-Cola and MasterCard. Previous roles include: CEO of Clix (Sonae/France Telecom’s ISP in Portugal), Marketing Director of PepsiCo Restaurants (later renamed Yum brands) in Sao Paulo and Miami where he was responsible for the Pizza Hut brand for Latin America, and 6 years at P&G in Lisbon and London, working as a Brand Manager for various health and beauty care brands.
Pedro has an economics degree from Catholic University of Portugal, and an MBA from INSEAD – Paris.