International News Partnerships Lead, CrowdTangle, Facebook
Asha Phillips leads International News Partnerships for CrowdTangle. She has been part of the CrowdTangle team since 2015 and joined Facebook upon CrowdTangle’s acquisition in late 2016.
In her current capacity, Asha manages the news partnerships leads in regions across the Asia Pacific, India, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America. She also leads product prioritisation, goals and planning for the team. She also helps news partners to use CrowdTangle social analytics and discovery platform to combat misinformation and disinformation.
Prior to joining CrowdTangle, Asha spent ten years working in media and startups throughout Asia. She started her career in journalism in Australia before becoming one of the pioneering editors at Storyful, the first global social media news wire, which was acquired by News Corporation in 2014.