Gautam Gandhi leads new business development efforts at Google India. In this role, he is responsible for identifying new business opportunities that can help Google further drive its objectives in India, these includes management of early-stage partnerships, explorations and technology licensing.
Prior to Google, Gautam co-founded ClearCount Medical Solutions, a medical device company. The company developed patented RFID technology to track surgical sponges and instruments during surgery. He led the company from the initial business plan through FDA approval and is named on the patents. He has also been a part of the founding team for BlueMountain.com, a leading e-greeting cards company which was acquired by excite.com.
He completed a B.S. in Information Decision Systems, B.S. in Industrial Management and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University. Gautam is also a recipient of the prestigious Fulbright Award for entrepreneurship in India.