Head of Startup Programs Americas, Google Cloud
Will has been leading technology-focused startup teams for over 20 years. From the founding engineering team at Akamai Technologies, Will has since held founder CTO roles at 5 venture-backed startups across consumer, healthcare, and B2B industries. Most recently, Will was CTO at Qwiklabs, acquired by Google in 2016. He now leads partnerships at Google Cloud for Startups, working with top VCs and accelerators to support the best global startups building and scaling with Google Cloud. A frequent advisor and angel investor, Will has extensive experience building small-to-mid-sized teams, with a focus on agile product development and best-practice technology foundations for flexibility and scale. Will received B.S. degrees in Computer Science and Music Composition from MIT. He lives with his family in greater Boston, and online @wkoffel.