Krishnan S.P.

Krishnan S.P.

Google Cloud Platform

Washington DC, United States


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A seasoned professional with 16+ years of industry experience in multiple IT domains. Built several software products, secured and successfully executed multiple partner-­funded projects worth few million dollars. Krishnan currently works at a research institute in Singapore, where he leads a team of researchers, engineers, programmers and students on several computer security projects.

Krishnan has also co-authored the book "Building Your Next Big Thing with Google Cloud Platform" which is the first book that comprehensively covers Google Cloud Platform. The book was launched at Google IO 2015 in May 2015 and more information is available at He also created a new undergraduate course “Cloud Computing: business case and technical models” for a local university in Singapore.

Krishnan graduated with PhD in Computer Engineering (High Performance Computing) from National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore. He also completed MS by research in computer science (systems security) from NUS and Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Communication from University of Madras, India.

Krishnan also leads the Google Developer Group in Singapore, which he co-founded in 2009. Krishnan also volunteers with Singapore red cross. For more information visit