Gopi Kallayil is the chief evangelist of brand marketing at Google. Earlier he worked on marketing the company’s flagship advertising product, AdWords, in the Americas and Asia Pacific. He also led the marketing team for AdSense, Google’s publisher-facing product.
Before joining Google, Kallayil was on the management teams of two Silicon Valley venture-funded startups and was a consultant with McKinsey & Co. He has led large Information Technology projects for global corporations in India, China, and the United States.
Gopi Kallayil is an avid yoga practitioner, triathlete, public speaker, global traveler, and Burning Man devotee. He hosts a television channel on cable and YouTube called Change Makers. He founded and still leads a weekly yoga practice for Googlers called Yoglers. He has spoken many times at TEDx, Wanderlust, Wisdom 2.0, Yoga Journal conference, and Burning Man on how to live a life centered on yoga and wisdom traditions in the midst of a fast paced career in hi-tech.