Shipra Kanoria is a Principal Product Manager currently driving product design, growth, and development for Amazon's ML language processing service, Comprehend. Before joining the AWS team, she spent over four years working on their Alexa team. She began in 2017 as a Senior Product Manager and was later promoted to Principal PM. During her time on Alexa, she helped launch dozens of new features, including Alexa Notes and email integration, and drove growth by 30% for some of the most popular products.
Shipra attended the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay for her Bachelor's degree in Metallurgy and Material Science. She later went on the continue her education by earning an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley. She was awarded a high merit-based scholarship for her strong potential as a path-bending leader. Even before earning this coveted award, her colleagues saw huge potential in her career due to her high-energy and effective leadership style.