Avni Patel Thompson, Sr. Strategy Manager, Adidas Group China

Avni Patel Thompson is currently Sr. Strategy Manager at the Adidas Group China and was previously the Sr. Global Marketing Manager for Reebok International’s Women’s business.  Her quest to find perceptive consumer insights and the next great product initiative has taken her from Procter & Gamble’s hallowed halls of brand management to The Boston Consulting Group’s Consumer and Retail practice.  Now at Adidas, she also enjoys blogging about the brand promise at: brandsundae.com.    Originally from Vancouver, Canada, Avni holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and an undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of British Columbia.   Avni enjoys writing and sports of any kind – watched or played.  She currently lives in Shanghai with her husband.