Deepali Naair is the Chief Marketing Officer for IBM in India & South Asia. She has held leadership positions with HSBC, L&T Insurance & Mahindra Holidays & has also worked at Marico to manage brands like Saffola & Mediker. She has managed sales, marketing and customer service leadership roles. She has been on the IMPACT’s list of India’s 50 Most Influential Women three years in a row; on the IAMAI’s CMO Super 30 list in 2019 & 2020. She has also been awarded Economic Times Tech CMO of the Year honor in 2020. She has been elected to the Governing Council of Internet and Mobile Association of India in 2021. In her spare time she is a podcast host of a best-selling show on Aawaz.com - ‘Being CEO with Deepali Naair’. Launched in July 2020, its now 30 episodes.