Her name is Maile Carnegie, and she leaves consumer goods manufacturer, Procter & Gamble to take up the role as head of Google Australia.
According to Maile's LinkedIn page, she spent nine years with P&G in various functions, including marketing, general manager and finally, managing director of the Australian operation.
mUmbrella reports that Maile will start on 15 July. Best of luck!
Head over to mUmbrella to read the full statement about Maile's appointment. [mUmbrella]