Gokul Rajaram is a seasoned tech executive with extensive product development experience in some of the world's most prominent technology companies. He is currently the New Horizons Lead at DoorDash, a fast-growing and leading food delivery platform. At DoorDash, Gokul oversees the premium marketplace, ensuring that DoorDash's customers have access to the best selection of merchants and restaurants.
Before joining DoorDash, Gokul served as the Product Engineering Lead at Square, where he was responsible for software development at Caviar, Square's food delivery service. Prior to that, he spent several years at Facebook, where he was Product Director of Ads, overseeing one of Facebook's most critical business units. At Facebook, Gokul led product development and execution for Facebook's advertising products, contributing to the company's massive growth and success.
A brilliant entrepreneur, Gokul co-founded Chai Labs, a company that provided content discovery solutions for online publishers. After leading Chai Labs as CEO, Gokul sold the company to Facebook in 2010, where he continued to play a key role in the company's growth for several years.
Gokul holds several degrees, including an MBA from MIT Sloan, a Master's in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Austin, and a Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, where he graduated as valedictorian with the President of India's Gold Medal.
Throughout his career, Gokul has demonstrated remarkable leadership, innovation, and strategic vision, making him one of the most sought-after technology executives globally.