Erika Raab, in full, Erika Rey-Raab originally belongs to Brazil and once in her life worked with Google as Head of Demand Gen EMEA, giving 8 years of her life to the job. She is famously known as the wife of Dominic Rennie Raab- the politician and the deputy prime minister of the United Kingdom. It is known that when Dominic and Erika met each other, Erika was still studying her higher education in college, and Dominic was appointed to the Foreign Office.
Erika Raab is around 42 years old and was brought up in Brazil where she stayed till her adolescence stage and completed her education. She received her communication studies from Universidade Federal do Paraná, located in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil. Later, she got herself enrolled for a master’s at ESIC Business and Marketing Schools. She has received her master’s in international marketing management.
Erika Raab Career
Erika Rey-Raab began her hustle for professional life in 2000 when she landed a job at WPP as the trade marketing manager. She stretched her work there from March 2000 to March 2002. During the time, her designation was based in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil, where she held a team of 43 people across 30 locations in Brazil. Between May 2004 to January 2008, she gave three years of her life to DMC- a B2B marketing agency specializing in technological sectors and based in Netherland and London. During that time, Erika led the team of data consultants helping to deliver a database marketing strategy and planning together for the technological issues of the clients based in the sectors of CISCO and SAP.
From August 2008 to October 2011, Erika worked as Brand Acquisition Lead for BlackBerry. She joined the company when the company itself was expanding into the consumer segments. Her job responsibilities included the management of key marketing programs. From October 2011 to October 2019, she worked with Google as the Head of Demand Gen EMEA and held various roles during her tenure. During the time, she held the responsibilities of growth and scaled marketing, and cooperated with the accounts across the Google Cloud portfolio.
Most recently, Erika is working for Microsoft beginning with the position of Integrated Marketing Lead from October 2019 to August 2021, and is now holding the position of director of marketing UK since September 2021. She calls herself the experienced marketing leader at Microsoft UK. She says that her goal is to simplify the customer experiences and deliver “One Microsoft” in education, different consumers, digital skills, sustainability, social impact, and cross solutions campaign.
Erika Raab Biography
|Real Name||Erika Rey Raab|
|Age (as of 2022)||42 Years|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 60 kg – in Pounds – 132 lbs|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Who is her husband?||Dominic Raab|
|Children||Two (Peter & John)|
Dominic Raab is around 48 years old and is married to Erika, who belongs to Brazil, in 2002. The pair first met at a party in London where Dominic was working in the Foreign Office and Erika was still a college student. While getting introduced to Erika, Dominic committed a faux pas and was mistaken for asking him as if she was from Argentina. In one of her interviews with The Times in 2019, Erika explained that he made the big mistake and asked if she was from Argentina. If she was from Brazil, that would be bad. Erika explained that during the time Brazil had knocked England in the World Cup and so he asked such things.
Erika once had an interview with The Sun and said during her first meeting with Dominic, it was an instant attraction. During that time, her best friend married her best friend and it was nice. The pair met each other, started dating each other and for a long time, they kept the details private. It is known that Dominic proposed to Erika on Christmas Eve in 2004, just after two years when they met for the first time. Today, Dominic and Erika have two children and both are boys. The elder boy’s name is Peter [named after Dominic’s father] and the younger boy’s name is Joshua. The Raab family is known to be residing in Surrey. Both the children of the Raab family are fluent in Portuguese and English while Erika’s parents speak only the Brazilian language.
Erika Raab Net Worth
Erika Raab is holding a long career with her first job being held in the year 2000. She has worked with different high-profile marketing management companies and calls herself the marketing leader. Surely, she is earning a good income as high as $10 million.