John Thomas Director of Engineering, Google Cloud

As a seasoned technology leader, John has over 15 years of experience in consumer and enterprise domains, building and running successful engineering organizations. Currently, John is Director of Engineering leading Enterprise Infrastructure in Google Cloud. Prior to this, John built and led Uber's pricing, fares and incentives orgs, and designed systems to scale globally and manage a multi-billion dollar annual spend. Prior to that John led engineering teams at YouTube where he built YouTube Red and YouTube TV, and at Google AdWords and Payments. John is also an active angel investor and advisor in a number of startups, most notably DoorDash and AirHelp. He has also served on the Advisory Board of FootHill College's Computer Science Department."