Former Bollywood actress Mayoori Kango who is remembered for her best work in film like ‘Papa Kethe Hain’ and TV show like ‘Kaahin Kissii Roz’ is now among the top executives in Google India.
She has been appointed as industry head – agency business at Google India recently. Mayoori excel in every sector she has chosen in her career either Bollywood or business.
The former actress who featured with Ajay Devgn, Bobby Deol, Arshad Warsi and others, has earlier worked as the managing director of Performics, associate director with Digitas, the chief digital officer with Media and Zenith. Notably, many people don’t know that Mayoori had given up on IIT Kanpur to pursue a career in acting.
Mayoori is well known for featuring the song “Ghar Se Nikalte Hi, Kuch Door Chalte Hi”. She started her Bollywood career at the young age of 15 with the National Film Award-winning movie, ‘Naseem’. She did movies like ‘Badal’, ‘Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet’, ‘Naseem’ ‘Papa Kethe Hain’ and many more.
After making her career in Bollywood, Mayoori appeared on the small screen too. She did TV shows like’ Kaahin Kissii Roz’, ‘Kittie Party’, ‘Kkusum’ and ‘Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat’.
In 2003, the actress got married to NRI Aditya Dhillon and moved to the US. The former actress entered the corporate world after completing her postgraduate degree in MBA from City University of New York-Baruch College – Zicklin School of Business.
Mayoori currently resides in India. She shifted back to her homeland after giving birth to her son. Settled in Gurgaon, she shuttles between Mumbai and Bengaluru for work.