Akash Pathak

marketing executive in Chicago, Illinois

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths. - Walt Disney

I am an established thought-leader, problem-solver and innovative thinker with over 12 years of successful digital marketing experience for top brands. Extensive experience in building brands online, social media marketing, customer acquisition, ecommerce, managing digital/mobile/social platforms and digital CRM.

I have a proven track record of being a catalyst for innovative, effective and award-winning digital marketing initiatives. Currently, I’m leading US digital marketing for McDonald's Corporation, as Director, Digital Marketing - U.S.. I started my McD's journey after several years at AbbVie/Abbott Labs building a US digital marketing team and capabilities.

I started my digital marketing career at Accenture in NYC. I moved back to Chicago in 2003 to join agencies like Digitas and DraftFCB.

  • Work
    • Director, Digital Marketing (McDonald's)
  • Education
    • Northwestern University
    • University of Illinois