Director of Public Policy, Middle East & Africa, Amazon
Rishi Saha is Director of Public Policy for Amazon. He joined from Facebook, where he was Head of Public Policy in the UK, with responsibility for digital economy, security and Brexit-related issues. He had previously served as the Dubai-based Regional Director within the WPP Group – the world’s largest communication and advertising company – covering India, the Middle East, Africa and Turkey.
Rishi spent much of his early career in politics and government. A parliamentary candidate in the 2005 General Election, he went onto work for David Cameron throughout his tenure as Leader of the Opposition. He then led digital communications in 10 Downing Street for the first year of the Coalition Government.