Google VP for Funds and Subsequent Billion Customers Caesar Sengupta Exits After 15-12 months Stint to Begin Entrepreneurial Journey

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Caesar Sengupta, Vice President and Normal Supervisor, Funds and Subsequent Billion Customers initiative at Google, introduced on Monday that he’s leaving Google after nearly 15 years. Sengupta started his stint at Google in January 2006 and has labored on disruptive merchandise like Chrome OS and Google Pay. His most up-to-date efforts are tied to Funds, particularly Google Pay, which has seen overwhelming development in India in simply three years of launch. Sengupta’s final day at Google is on April 30 and he appears to begin one thing entrepreneurial after a brief downtime.

Sengupta introduced his departure from Google in a LinkedIn submit that additionally confirms his final day to be April 30. He shared the e-mail despatched to his groups and colleagues final week asserting his exit. “I have not determined what I’ll begin subsequent. I’m going to take a while to sit back, discuss to fascinating individuals, reconnect with the exterior world and trip my bike (my newest obsession, picked up through the lockdown)! I do know that my resolution could come as a shock to lots of you, and I apologize for any ache or disappointment this would possibly trigger. However you have usually heard me say that our time on earth is our most valuable useful resource, and it is time for me to discover a new method to make my influence on it,” he writes in his e mail.

Google additionally confirmed Sengupta’s exit. “After 15 years with Google, Caesar Sengupta has made a private resolution to depart the corporate and begin one thing entrepreneurial outdoors of Google. Via his time at Google, Caesar has performed a key function in beginning, constructing and main initiatives reminiscent of Chrome OS, Subsequent Billion Customers, and Google Pay. We’re excited to see what he builds subsequent and need him one of the best in his new journey,” a Google spokesperson stated.

When Sengupta started in 2006, he labored on Google Toolbar, Google Desktop, and Funds as a product supervisor. In 2009, he turned the Product Lead for Chrome OS, solely to later grow to be Vice President. In 2015, he was shifted to his present function as VP and common supervisor of the Subsequent Billion Customers initiative. In 2018, Sengupta was given the extra duty of Funds as effectively. He performed a key function in making Google Pay what it’s in the present day, and even launched it within the US and Singapore final 12 months.

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