Sridhar Gollapudi

Head of Partnerships and Solutions, Telecom, Google Cloud

Speaker Bio

At Google, Sridhar is tasked to drive strategy and adoption for a portfolio of Telecommunications products, focused at transforming and modernizing Telco networks through AI and Analytics. Sridhar brings more than 20 years of enterprise and communication service provider (CSP) technology expertise in product management, marketing and business development to Google Cloud. At Google, Sridhar had the opportunity to lead partnership and product teams for various product areas including Access, Pixel Devices and Android ecosystem before joining the Google Cloud team.

Most recently, Sridhar was Vice President for the Service Provider Business United at NETGEAR enabling Telecommunication operators to transition to next generation access technologies across both wireline and wireless operations. 

Before NETGEAR, Sridhar had leadership roles in both start-up and Fortune500 companies based in the Silicon Valley, focused on developing new business initiatives and delivering cutting-edge products in the networking and telecommunications industry. 

Sridhar holds a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech.