Shailesh Rao, Director, New Products & Solutions at Google Enterprise talks about the shift of companies moving to the cloud and harnessing the power of structured and unstructured data.
Shailesh RaoDirector, New Products & Solutions, Google Enterprise
Shailesh Rao is Director of New Products & Solutions for Google's Enterprise business. In this role, he is responsible for Global Sales, Business Development and GTM for Google's Cloud Platform and Solutions as well as Chromebooks for Business. He joined Google in 2011 with 17 years of experience in the enterprise software and cloud computing business including roles in product management, sales, strategy and product marketing. In his most recent role before joining Google, he was a Sr. Vice President at SAP, where he was held several senior roles within SAP's On Demand business unit. He also held product management roles at Siebel Systems and Salesforce.com before honing his entrepreneurial skills as a co-founder or business executive at 3 Silicon Valley startups.
Shailesh graduated with an MBA from Harvard Business School, an M.S in Computer Science from Old Dominion University and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the National Institute of Technology, India.