Digitisation expert, Rayn Group co-founder, and former digitisation advisor to the Prime Minister of Pakistan
Tania Aidrus is a Rayn Group co-founder. This is a technology and advisory and investment holding company. Directly before starting the venture, she served as an advisor to the Prime Minister of Pakistan, putting together a framework for the company’s route to digitisation, making her the architect of the country’s five-pillar digitisation strategy.
Before this, Tania Aidrus spent eleven years working for Google, both in the U.S. and Singapore. She filled the role of Director of Product Management for Neû Billion Users and Payments. Her responsibility included the digitisation of payments in emerging markets, more specifically in countries taking the leap from cash to digital. She also played a key role in the product strategy for the roll-out of GPay across multiple countries.
Her time with Google also saw her start the company’s business in South Asia frontier markets like Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh, leading these teams as the Country Manager.
Besides being co-founder of the Rayn Group, Tania Aidrus was also instrumental in the founding of ClickDiagnostiy, a mobile health diagnosis company, and has consulted for various private and public sector organisations while at Booz Allen Hamilton.
With regards to her education, Tania Aidrus holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a BSc from Brandeis University.
Tania Aidrus is a charismatic speaker with her finger firmly on the pulse of all things related to digitisation. She lives in Pakistan and presents in English.
Tania Aidrus is an expert speaker on all areas governing digitisation.
“I worked closely with Tania on several projects. Tania is smart, articulate, and outgoing. She is able to draw from her wealth of experience and worldly background to provide unique insights, solving difficult problems with ease. I hope to work closely again with Tania in the future.I worked closely with Tania on several projects. Tania is smart, articulate, and outgoing. She is able to draw from her wealth of experience and worldly background to provide unique insights, solving difficult problems with ease. I hope to work closely again with Tania in the future.”
“I worked closely with Tania for two years on client engagements and internal studies while getting our MBA from MIT Sloan. Tania is unequivocally one of the brightest and most charismatic people I have had the pleasure of working with. It was clear from the start that Tania is quite strong analytically, has impeccable business sense and will be very successful in her career. Her ability to synthesize findings quickly and articulately convey the insights to her clients to help them strengthen their businesses will allow her to go far.”