SHIMRIT BEN-YAIR is a Senior Director of Product Management at YouTube. She has been at Google for the past nine years, and has worked on Google Docs, Groups and Google+. She joined YouTube four and a half years ago to design and launch the YouTube Kids app. She is now the PM Lead on Community where she’s working to make YouTube the best place for creators to engage with their fans and the best place for fans to engage with each other.
Shimrit has a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Math from Tel Aviv University and an MBA from MIT’s Sloan School of Management. She loves contemporary art, cooking and sleeping in (which never happens as she has two kids under seven and a newborn third).