|Residence||Silicon Valley, California|
|Alma mater||University of Western Ontario,
MIT Sloan School of Management
Shuman Ghosemajumder (born 1974) is a Canadian technologist, entrepreneur, and author. He is the former click fraud czar at Google, the author of works on digital distribution including the Open Music Model, and co-founder of TeachAIDS.
Ghosemajumder was born to a Hindu Bengali Indian family, in Stuttgart, Germany and grew up in London, Ontario, Canada. He earned a B.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Western Ontario, where he attended after receiving a Canada Merit Scholarship Foundation award as one of the top fifteen students in the country. While in university, he was the North American Public Speaking Champion and president of the Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate. He earned an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Early in his career, he created the first real-time collaborative graphic design application as a software engineer at Groupware. He was later co-founder of a software development firm, and a management consultant with McKinsey & Company and IBM.
Ghosemajumder worked at Google from 2003 to 2010, where he led product management efforts for protecting their advertising services, worth US $20 billion in annual pay per click revenue, against click fraud. He was one of the early product managers for AdSense, led the launch of Link Units and AdSense for Feeds, and was part of the team that launched Gmail.
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- "Financial Tables". Google. January 31, 2008.
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- Louise Story (June 5, 2005). "Marketers See Opportunity as a Web Tool Gains Users". New York Times.
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- "Celebrity Interview: Google's Shuman Ghosemajumder". mindyourmind. June 14, 2008.