Senior Director, Product Management at Viacom
Namrata Sarmah started her career as a software engineer in Bangalore (India) more than a decade ago. She developed her career internationally and moved into Product Management after finishing her Masters in 2012. Throughout her career, she has worked in a variety of sectors like IT, FMCG, Telecom, Media Production, Healthcare, Beauty, and Broadcast. Namrata likes to challenge the status quo and innovate in every assignment she undertakes. She has worked with large, mid-sized, and start-up companies and launched products from ground up. Currently, Namrata works as a Senior Director, Product Management at Viacom. She continues to be involved with several start-ups in London as an Advisor at incubators like Antler and Virgin StartUp. She also sits on the Board of the Middlesex Learning Trust and few other organisations as a Non-Executive Director.
Namrata is passionate about causes like Women in Tech, Diversity in Boards, BAME leadership, Working Mothers, and leads several initiatives supporting them. She is a seasoned speaker and panellist at several tech conferences, and a jury member at industry awards. She is an alumna of the University of Cambridge and Manchester Business School.