Simon Kahn

Simon Kahn is responsible for marketing strategy, development, and execution for Google’s consumer-facing and B2B products and solutions in Asia Pacific. He has been on AmCham’s Board of Governors for three years and has served as Chairman for two years.

Previously, he worked at American Express for thirteen years including serving as Country Manager for Singapore from 2008 to 2011. Prior to joining American Express, Simon was Executive Director of Youth Venture, a non-profit organization that works with young people to develop and run their own businesses and organizations.  Simon worked in national politics and government for four years before joining Youth Venture including working in the White House Liaison office in the Department of State.

He holds a BA in Asian Studies from Swarthmore College and a Masters in Chinese Studies and MBA from the University of Michigan.  Simon is married with three young sons.