Maike Schnell joined Google in 2003 and works as Industry Leader together with her team of Industry Managers with a variety of German and international Retailers. The special focus of her team lies on the targeted consultation around Google’s marketing solutions and on the acceleration of the digital transformation in all areas of retail with a focus on ‘Home & Garden’ and ‘DIY’. For this, Maike can also leverage her experience in sales management, the management of international change processes and the market launch of new products and services. Before Google, Maike was responsible for event marketing, PR and sponsorship consulting at various agencies. She completed her studies in Applied Cultural Sciences with a Master of Arts degree from the University of Lüneburg.