Sep 5, 2020
In this episode we are joined by Irana Wasti, President EMEA of GoDaddy and recently appointed member to the Board of FTSE listed business, Sage. Irana talks to Fiona Hathorn about her experiences of juggling a senior executive role with a non-executive position on a FTSE 100 company. As well as delving into how Irana manages her busy schedule, they discuss international relocation, virtual interviews, on-boarding in a virtual world and the importance of mentors and sponsors in her career.
As Regional President of GoDaddy EMEA, Irana leads a team that helps everyday entrepreneurs get online quickly and easily, by creating an online presence to help grow their business. Prior to GoDaddy, Irana ran product teams at Intuit, where she oversaw the launch of Quickbooks POS and mobile payments. Irana began her career at IBM having studied first for a Computer Science degree at University of California Berkeley and then an MBA at Harvard Business School.