Sreenivas Gollapudi joined Google as a Research Scientist in January 2015. Prior to joining Google, he worked as a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research. Earlier, he worked as a Software Architect at Ebrary in the Advanced Technologies Group and before that as a principal member of technical staff in the distributed database group at Oracle. He obtained his B.Tech. from IIT Bombay, and his Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He is a holder of forty four US patents. His current research interests include web algorithms, algorithms for large data sets, and game theoretic approaches to social network analysis.