Priyanka Thakkar is a Mentor, Career Coach, and Product Leader with over a decade of experience building customer-focused and innovative products. Currently, she is working as a Senior PM at Amazon. Before this, she was on the Sam's Club Membership team as a Senior Product Manager for Walmart Global Tech. In that role, she helped launch their new loyalty platform alongside a group of over 250 engineers and owned the organic search product charter that led to a 105% increase in gross merchandising value in under two years. She has also been a Senior Product Quality Lead at eBay where she helped come up with creative ideas to address their drop in active buyers.
Priyanka first attended Dharmsinh Desai University, earning her Bachelor's degree in Information Technology. After completing that she went on to attend the San Francisco Bay University for her MS in Computer Science. She still supports her alma matter in the Bay Area as a Mentor and Guest Speaker. She has also shared her knowledge as a Guest Speaker at Duke and Northeastern University.
Thursday, January 26, 2023
10:00 PM-10:30 PM