11/29/2010 10:05:00 PM
Power 50 Profile: Nikesh Arora, VP of European operations, Google
2008 Mobile Internet
One-time T-Mobile group marketing director, Arora is now in charge of Google’s mobile internet strategy in Europe, helping to position it as a key content partner of the mobile networks and a serious rival to Yahoo! and other competitors. Last year saw Google emerge to prominence in mobile with the widespread enabling of its Gmail, Documents and Google Maps services becoming almost ubiquitous on mobile handsets and a key application on networks’ content offerings.