Reena Nadkarni is the Head of Technology Partnerships at Google. She is part of the mobile commerce group and runs partner launches and partner operations for Google Offers and Google Wallet.
Previously Reena was Director of Product Management at Motorola, Inc. where she focused on social networking and personal information management (PIM) applications on Motorola's Android line of Smartphones including DROIDX, FLIPOUT, CLIQ, DEXT.
Prior to that, Reena worked at Good Technology where she was Group Product Manager and managed Good's international product strategy and enterprise email product line for Symbian phones such as the Nokia E71.
Reena has an MBA in corporate strategy and marketing from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Prior to entering the product management domain, Reena has a technical background. She has a computer engineering degree from Pune Institute of Computer Technology, India and a Master's in Computer Science from State University of New York, Stony Brook. She started her career as a software engineer at Microsoft in Redmond, WA.
Awards, Conferences and Consulting:
- Reena is the 2008 recipient of Strategic Business Impact Award from Motorola Women's Business Council - Reena has represented Motorola's digital accessories team at CES/MWC and Google's mobile commerce team at MWC/Google IO - Reena is a block leader with the City of Cupertino and was formerly a city commissioner on the Technology, Information and Communications Committee - Reena serves as a startup mentor at the German Silicon Valley Accelerator to advice companies in the areas of product strategy and US market entry