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Gaurav Anand

Gaurav Anand

Senior Growth Product Manager at SurveyMonkey

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Seniority

8 Years

Hierarchy

Manager of ICs

Management Experience

OKR
Product Team
Product
Scaling Team
Sharing the vision
Roadmap
Agile / Scrum

Industry

Marketing & Advertising

Hi everybody, I am Gaurav. I am working in SurveyMonkey with total of 18 years of experience in the industry. I have been working in various product roles for the last 8 years in various companies. My experience is in B2B / B2C and SaaS product management. Currently I am leading Product Management role in Zalando responsible for creating personalised customer experience using ML and AI technologies. Happy to be part of this community and happy to share my experience and learn from everybody here.

Hey, I'm available every Friday at 4:00 PM (GMT)

Next time slot available
  January 29, 2021
  4:00 PM (GMT)

Stories

Building Features Doesn’t Always Solve the Customer Problem
3 December

Gaurav Anand, senior product manager at Zalando, brings light to the importance of solving the true customer problem rather than building features to keep customers at bay. He discusses how to do so in a professional and well-balanced fashion that leaves little to question.

Managing Expectations
Product
Internal Communication
Convincing
Prioritization
PM
Gaurav Anand

Gaurav Anand

Senior Growth Product Manager at SurveyMonkey

As a Product Manager Never Lose Sight of Your Product Strategy
5 June

Gaurav Anand, Senior Product Manager at Zalando, explains why product managers should stay committed to the product strategy and how that relates to idea prioritization.

Product Team
Product
PM
Gaurav Anand

Gaurav Anand

Senior Growth Product Manager at SurveyMonkey

The Customer is Always Right: Tips for Working Big on a Small Budget
24 October

Gaurav Anand explains how he took on the challenge of completing a very large project on a small, set budget. Through this experience, he also learned about the importance of speaking directly with the customer, as opposed to a middle party, to get clear guidelines.

Product
PM
Gaurav Anand

Gaurav Anand

Senior Growth Product Manager at SurveyMonkey

Refusing to Compromise New Product Development in Spite of Executive Pressure
6 November

Gaurav Anand explains how despite enormous pressures he stayed true to himself and his position through alignment and communication.

Product
Sharing the vision
Roadmap
PM
Gaurav Anand

Gaurav Anand

Senior Growth Product Manager at SurveyMonkey

Manage Expectation of your stakeholders (Internal and External)
24 October

Gaurav Anand explains the importance of communicating with your co-workers to make sure that you aren’t giving them jobs that are too much for them to take on.

Managing Expectations
Conflict solving
Delegate
Internal Communication
Collaboration
Productivity
Prioritization
PM
Gaurav Anand

Gaurav Anand

Senior Growth Product Manager at SurveyMonkey

Experience

Senior Product Manager

Zalando SE

Jun 2017 - current

Senior Product Manager at Zalando

Product Manager

Openet

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Senior Engineer Product Development

Tektronix Communications

Dec 2008 - Jun 2012

Software Engineer

CMC LTD

Jul 1999 - Jul 2000

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