Mayuri Kango is a former Indian actress known for her work in Bollywood films and Hindi television series. She was appointed as the Head of Industry by Google India in 2019.
Mayuri Kango Bio
Mayuri Kango was born in Aurangabad, Maharashtra. She did her schooling at Saint Francis De Sales High School, Aurangabad. She pursued her bachelor’s degree at Deogiri College, Aurangabad. She pursued an MBA in marketing and finance at the Baruch College of Zicklin School of Business, New York.
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There is not much information about her parents and siblings.
Mayuri Kango got married to Aditya Dhillon, an NRI, on 28 December 2008. The couple was blessed with a son in 2011.
Mayuri Kango made her acting debut with the 1995 National Award-winning film ‘Naseem’ in which she played the lead role of Naseem.
Her performance as Sweety Anand in the film ‘Papa Kahte Hain’ (1996) received a huge acclamation from the audience.
Some of her other notable Bollywood films include ‘Betaabi’ (1997), ‘Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet’ (1999), ‘Badal’ (2000), and ‘Jeetenge Hum’ (2001).
Apart from Bollywood films, she also appeared in the Telugu language film “Vamsi” (2000) in which she played the role of Sneha.
Mayuri Kango made her television debut in 2001 with the television series ‘Nargis’ which aired on DD-Metro. In the same year, she appeared in the television series ‘Thoda Gham Thodi Khushi,’ ‘Dollar Bahu,’ ‘Kaahin Kissii Roz’ and the music television series ‘Rangoli.’ Some other television series in which she worked include ‘Kittie Party’ (2002), ‘Karishma- The Miracles of Destiny’ (2003), ‘Kkusum’ (2003), and ‘Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat’ (2004).
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In 2007, she joined the digital agency ‘360i’ as an associate media manager. She worked there for almost two years and planned and implemented digital campaigns for various firms including NatGeo and Red Roof Inn.
Omnicom Media Group
She worked as a supervisor at the ‘Omnicom Media Group Company’ in association with Resolution Media for more than one year (February 2009 – June 2010). There she was responsible for leading the SEM business for Resolutions Media on Pepsi, Monster, and Electrolux.
In June 2010, she joined the global marketing and technology agency ‘Digitas’ as an associate director. She lead the Delta Search Business there. She resigned from there in June 2012, after working for more than two years.
She worked as a chief digital officer in the ROI agency ‘Zenith’ in Gurgaon, Haryana. She had the responsibility to supervise the digital strategy of the agency. She left the agency after working there for more than four years (July 2012-December 2016).
Mayuri Kango worked as a Managing Director for the performance marketing agency ‘Performics’ in Gurgaon, India. She worked there for more than two years (June 2016-March 2019).
In March 2019, Kango was appointed as Head of Industry – Agency partnerships in Google India.
- In an interview, Mayuri Kango revealed that she started performing in theatrical plays when she was a child. She said that as her mother was a theatrical artist, she too joined her in the theatre, it is from where she grew an interest in acting.
- In an interview, she revealed that she has cleared her entrance exam for IIT but later she decided to pursue a career in acting when she was only 15 years old; however, she left the film industry in 2009 and started working in Cooperate companies.
- After her marriage in 2003, Kango moved to the US and worked there from 2004-2012. She moved back to India in 2012, after the birth of her son.
- She believes that film actor should complete their studies and have a backup option before taking a break from the film industry.