Caesar Sengupta, the long-time head of Google’s Subsequent Billion Customers initiative, is leaving the corporate subsequent month, he mentioned Monday. Sengupta, who moreover additionally led the corporate’s funds enterprise up to now three years, is leaving the agency after practically 15 years.
A daily fixture at Google’s occasions in India, Brazil, and Indonesia, Sengupta is finest identified exterior the corporate for main the corporate’s Subsequent Billion Customers initiative. The Subsequent Billion Customers initiative has seen Google convey the web to lots of of railway stations and different public locations in India and different markets, and amongst different issues, construct a number of merchandise akin to Android Go and the Recordsdata app.
“To the various, many Googlers working in Africa, APAC, LATAM and MENA, it has been inspiring to listen to your voices take extra weight within the merchandise Google builds. I do know there may be a lot extra work to do,” Sengupta wrote in an electronic mail to his colleagues, which he additionally shared publicly.
“However we’re gentle years forward of the place we have been simply a short while in the past. You’ve helped digitize your economies, made Google really feel native and pushed Google’s funding into your international locations to unprecedented ranges.”
Google didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark.
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