Gurpreet Singh Pall
Gurpreet is the leader for Bing Products Global Ecosystem. Until recently he was the Director of Program Management for Bing Local Search, Cortana Ecosystem, Multimedia Search and Bing Global Rollout based in Bellevue WA, USA. Over his 28-year career with Microsoft he has held several leadership positions with Microsoft in the USA and internationally. Before moving into his current role in January 2011, he was the General Manager of Search Technology Center in Hyderabad India responsible for setting up the global engineering organization for Microsoft Online Services. Prior to moving to India for a 5-year assignment, he was the Sr. Director of Architecture Strategy with Developer and Platform Evangelism. Within the Windows Engineering group, he was a Product Unit Manager responsible for incubating Microsoft Systems Architecture (MSA) and related infrastructure solutions & programs. During his career at Microsoft he has delivered key products and solutions to Microsoft’s customers, Partners and Internal operations. He has held pivotal roles in the planning and delivery of products such as Microsoft Excel, Office, SharePoint and Solutions within the areas: Sales Force Automation and Empowerment, Knowledge Management and IT services. He holds a B-Com (Honors) Degree from St. Xavier’s College Kolkata, and a Master of Management degree from Willamette University, Salem, Oregon.