Gautam Ramdurai spends his weekdays thinking about growing various products at Google and how they might add value to people’s lives. He does so by understanding people, following culture and connecting ideas to solve business problems. He has deeply engaged with the Android partner ecosystem in Asia Pacific and built consumer/media strategies for products such as YouTube and Chromecast. He’s a software engineer by education and a strategist by experience. He grew up in small-town India and and has lived in Singapore, Bangalore, New York and Virginia.