Season 2 Episode 5: Sridhar Ramaswamy of Neeva

Episode 5 March 09, 2021 00:37:50
Season 2 Episode 5: Sridhar Ramaswamy of Neeva
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Season 2 Episode 5: Sridhar Ramaswamy of Neeva
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Show Notes

Claudia and Madison welcome Sridhar Ramaswamy, CEO and Co-Founder of Neeva, into The Room this week. Sridhar immigrated from India for his PhD in Data Science at Brown, back in 1989. Today, Sridhar is a Silicon Valley legend, first growing Google’s search ad program to a $115 million business as the Senior Vice President of Ads and Commerce. After 15 years with Google, he joined Greylock as a Partner, a position he still holds today. Now, he’s also onto his newest venture called Neeva, an ad-free private search engine that just announced its Series B funding of $40 million led by Sequoia Capital and Greylock. Through Neeva, Sridhar is rebuilding trust within the Internet, reimagining the ways we can use data for value. 

 

We discuss information and privacy in serving your customer, rethinking pre-existing mental models, and leadership principles. Let’s open the door. 

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