Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg will become the first high-level executive from the social network to visit India when she travels there in the first week of July, according to a report by The Economic Times.
A Facebook official confirmed Sandberg’s visit, telling The Economic Times via telephone:
She will be coming to India in July but we are not in a position to share the details yet.
According to The Economic Times, Facebook will organize a media roundtable with Sandberg in Delhi, and sources told the newspaper she will meet with CEOs from various industries.
Facebook topped 100 million monthly active users in India March 31, making India the second country to reach that milestone, joining the U.S.
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