Product Management Leader with experience at multiple stages of company growth - early stage (Brilliant), mid-size (Shopkick), large (Trulia, Zillow Group). Values full-stack product management - taking the product from strategic planning all the way to the actual Go-To-Market, all through effective collaboration and emotional intelligence when working with teams. Having worked across a variety of different software and hardware products, he has significant experience in product analytics, UX design and research, and team management. Gaurav is always looking for a challenge and finding solutions to problems that have a tangible impact on people's daily lives.

Gaurav is currently Director of Product Management & UX at Brilliant, a Series A startup revolutionizing the Smart Home Industry through the Brilliant Smart Home and Lighting System. Our flagship product, the Brilliant Control, is a unique product due to its ability to interact with consumers in many ways (touch, voice, motion sensing, mobile, etc.), while also controlling a wide range of smart home products (lights, music, climate, etc.). The Briliant Smart Dimmer Switch and Smart Plug are shipping soon in August of 2020 to complete the Brilliant Smart Lighting solution for any application -- whether it be D2C, Builders, or Multifamily.


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