Simon Kahn

Simon Kahn

Chief Marketing Officer – Asia Pacific


Simon Kahn is responsible for marketing strategy, development, and execution for Google’s consumer-facing and B2B products and solutions in Asia-Pacific.


Previously, he worked at American Express for thirteen years including serving as Country Manager for Singapore from 2008 to 2011. Prior to joining American Express, Simon was Executive Director of Youth Venture, a non-profit organization.  Simon worked in national politics and government for four years before joining Youth Venture.


Simon previously served as a member of the Board of Governors for the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore and as Chairman for three years.  He participates as a panelist or speaker in a number of AmCham programs such as Next Generation Business Leadership and International Women’s Day.


He holds a BA in Asian Studies from Swarthmore College and a Masters in Chinese Studies and MBA from the University of Michigan.  Simon is married with three young sons.