Ben Goodger

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Ben Goodger
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Born London, England
Residence Los Altos Hills, California, United States
Nationality British New Zealander
Occupation Google Chrome developer
Website Ben Goodger

Ben Goodger (born in London, England) is a Software Engineer, formerly employee of Netscape Communications Corporation and the Mozilla Foundation and former lead developer of the Firefox web browser.[1]

Goodger grew up in Auckland, New Zealand, and graduated from the University of Auckland in May 2003 with a bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering.[2] He now lives in Los Altos Hills, California and is currently working for Google Inc., where he leads user experience for the Google Chrome project.[3]


  1. ^ Fisher, Ken (2005-01-24). "Google hires Firefox lead developer". Ars Technica. Retrieved 2014-05-06. 
  2. ^ Gifford, Adam (2005-02-09). "Free door to software world". New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 2014-05-06. 
  3. ^ "A Kiwi living the dream working for Google in Silicon Valley". Seven Sharp. New Zealand: TVNZ. 2014-05-02. Retrieved 2014-05-06. 

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