Will Grannis

Chief Technology Officer, Google Cloud

Will Grannis is the chief technology officer at Google Cloud, where he leads a global team of technology executives and senior engineers who work hand-in-hand with Google’s largest customers to enable industry and category-defining transformations while also catalyzing Google's approach to emergent imperatives like GenerativeAI, Web3, Digital Sovereignty and Sustainability. He joined Google in March 2015 as the first product success lead for Google for Work (now Google Cloud).  

In 2022, Will founded a new subsidiary, Google Public Sector, acting as CEO of the new division until the permanent leadership team was in place. Will and the team established a foundational capability that today helps the U.S. government accelerate their cloud initiatives and digital transformations with the differentiated technology and talent of Google.

Before joining Google, Will spent two decades as an entrepreneur, enterprise technology executive, and an investor, building and scaling technical platforms that today power commerce, telecommunications, transportation and the public sector. He’s been a developer, product manager, engineering leader, founder, chief technology officer, CEO and board director. 

Will holds a bachelor’s of science degree in operations research from the United States Military Academy at West Point and a master’s of business administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.