Head of Media & Entertainment US Multicultural Latam
Juanjo Duran just recently became the Head of US Multicultural & Latam Media and Entertainment at Google. Duran responsible for the relation and growth of this area within
Google’s Platforms and Ecosystems (Android, Chrome and Google Play).
Prior to this Duran spent the previous 8 years leading the Spanish Speaking Americas for Google’s video platform YouTube, as Head of the region. He also initiated the Multicultural team
at YouTube prior to his expanded regional role.
Prior to joining Google, Juanjo held key digital leadership roles at Televisa, Satmex (now EutelSat) and EMC. He began his career as a business development manager helping to open
operations for NEXTEL in Mexico.
Juanjo holds a Bachelor ́s Degree in business administration from Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey in Mexico City and studied business ethics from Universidad Pontificia y de Comillas
in Madrid, Spain.
Juanjo is a regular voice in the market representing Google for the business he leads in events like; Multicultural TV Summit, NexTV CEO or NATPE amongst several others. In 2016, Juanjo
was publicly recognized by Multichannel News with the Executive Award Provider Category at the Diversity Discussion forum in NYC.
Juanjo was born and raised in Mexico, he lives in Miami since 2004 with his wife, two sons and a dog. Juanjo is an avid scuba diver, travel lover, soccer fan, music & technology enthusiast.