Shobana Radhakrishnan is Director of Engineering, Android TV at Google and is responsible for experience and cloud platforms for Google's TV offering. She moved from India to the US to pursue a Master's degree in Computer Science in 1997 and has lived in the Bay Area since 1999. Her career has included technical and organizational leadership roles in startups and larger companies including Yahoo, Netflix, Roku and Symantec. Coming from a family that is very involved in the classical Indian art forms, Shobana has had several years of training in Indian classical vocal music and volunteers frequently at local cultural events. She is also very passionate about diversity in STEAM and has hosted several events in the Bay Area in this space.
Shobana has a Master's degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. She lives with her husband and two children in Saratoga and loves reading, music and hiking.