Sandhya Padmanabhan, Senior Brand Manager at Johnnie Walker for Diageo in New York, discusses consumer insights and HBO / Game of Thrones partnership

Home    Diageo    Insight

Diageo Senior Brand Manager talks Game of Thrones partnership

Meet Diageo’s Senior Brand Manager at Johnnie Walker in New York, USA, Sandhya Padmanabhan.

In a special video, Sandhya talks about the importance of consumer insights in marketing as well as discussing one of the most satisfying aspects of her role at Diageo: seeing a product she has worked on end-to-end make it onto the shelves.

From intern to Senior Brand Manager

Having started her career as a Diageo intern more than nine years ago, Sandhya discusses her work on the Johnnie Walker partnership with HBO and Game of Thrones to create the White Walker edition.

"I've always been fascinated with why a consumer chooses the brand that they do. Why do they pick something off the shelf? To get into consumers' heads was so exciting," says Sandhya.

Kick-start your career with prime employer, Diageo

Diageo's curiosity and consumer insights allow the company to constantly search for new ideas and drive growth, unlocking the magic of its brands which are enjoyed in more than 180 countries around the world.

Search and apply for current opportunities with Diageo and kick-start your own exciting career today.


Find out more

Share this page:

  Facebook      Instagram      Twitter      Linkedin      Press release 

Join our women's careers community