Nirankush a Product Manager with 10+ years of experience in high-level managerial and engineering roles. Currently, he’s Vice President of Product Management at Salesforce, running Product Management for developer and designer facing UI development stack at Salesforce. These are used to create Lightning Experiences, the Salesforce mobile app, Lightning Communities and more. Additionally, they are used by our customers and partners to customize these experiences and build net-new applications. Nirankush began his career working at Microsoft, where he lent 11+ years of his expertise in management and engineering. He was first Senior Software Design Engineer shipping various features, made significant performance improvements by making the display and rendering subsystems of the browser fully parallel and multithreaded, and drove the Touch integration into core IE platform including smooth panning and zooming. Nirankush also made significant improvements in the core platform my adding HTML5, Privacy, Security features, and led a team of 13 IC’s to ship 140 security fixes on 18 platforms in 2 months. His educational background includes a Master of Science in Computer Engineering from the University of Maryland and a Master of Business Administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business Executive Education. Most notably, Nirankush received the Engineering Excellence Award (Top 0.05% of Microsoft) and the Gold Star Award (Top 1% of Microsoft).