Ben Fried

’88CC P’24CC; VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, GOOGLE

Ben is Google’s Chief Information Officer, overseeing the technologies that make Googlers go. He is also the New York office Tech Site Lead, responsible for all engineering Googlers in the company's East Coast NYC headquarters. Ben has a diverse background in systems engineering and software development. He led the development of mission scheduling software for NASA at a Bay Area startup, and spent over a decade at Morgan Stanley, where he rose to the level of Managing Director, leading teams responsible for software development, internet infrastructure, and business intelligence. Ben is a graduate of Columbia University.