Building a Better Search Engine: Lessons From Neeva’s CEO

Building a Better Search Engine: Lessons From Neeva’s CEO

Co-founder and CEO of Neeva, Sridhar Ramaswamy, speaks about building an ad-free search engine and lessons learned from 15 years at Google.

Sridhar Ramaswamy From Neeva on building the future of search

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I am excited to have Sridhar Ramaswamy, the CEO, and co-founder of Neeva, an ad-free and deeply personal consumer-focused search service built with privacy at the foundation. Sridhar was the SVP of Advertising and Commerce at Google where he oversaw all of Google’s advertising and commerce products, including search, display and video advertising, analytics, shopping, payments, and travel. Sridhar grew up in India and holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras. He earned his master’s and Ph.D. degrees in CS from Brown University.

In this episode, Sridhar talks about his early days at Google, his experience in Greylock VC, Why is he building Neeva, and the responsibility of entrepreneurs and immigrants towards society.

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Jun.29 — Sridhar Ramaswamy, former Google SVP of Ads & Commerce and current CEO of ad-free subscription search engine Neeva, discusses the antitrust case against Google over its digital ads practices. He also explains why he felt compelled to leave the company and create a competing search engine. He speaks with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg Technology.”

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