Adaire Fox-Martin Joins Google Cloud as President EMEA
July 06, 2021 | Melanie Mingas
Adaire Fox-Martin has been named President of Cloud EMEA at Google Cloud.
Fox-Martin, based in Dublin, was most recently a member of the board of directors and president of global sales, services and customer engagement at SAP. She also sits on the board of directors of Equinix and, prior to SAP, held various executive positions at Oracle.
As a passionate leader in social issues, Fox-Martin founded SAP One Billion Lives Ventures, an intrapreneurship program aimed at improving the lives of a billion people around the world through the creation of sustainable business enterprises including the social mission is at the heart of their operations.
To support this, SAP and Social Enterprise UK have created a dedicated online content channel to raise awareness and bring together social entrepreneurs and business leaders to accelerate the movement.
Fox-Martin was named in Fortune Magazine’s Top 50 Most Powerful Women International list in the last four consecutive years.
In a post on LinkedIn announcing her new role, she wrote: “I am delighted to announce that I have joined the amazing team at Google as President of EMEA Cloud. It is an honor to work with such an innovative company, to support so many customers and partners in major digital transformations.
In her new role, Google said it will “accelerate Google Cloud’s exceptional growth journey across Europe”.
Google Cloud recently announced major partnerships on the continent with Deutsche Bank, Lloyds Banking Group, LVMH, Nokia, Orange, Renault and SEB, among others.