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Ben Galbraith is a senior director at Google, responsible for the Chrome Platform team. Galbraith is also a keen investor, with personal stakes in multiple companies, and a limited partner in the inaugural fund for Uncorrelated, a venture capital firm. 
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Who is Ben Galbraith? 

Ben Galbraith is a senior director of product at Google. He currently leads the project management of Chrome’s platform team.

And that’s not all. Ben is a true modern product hero, with a seriously impressive resume. Back in 2005, Ben co-founded Ajaxian.com with long-time friend Dion Almaer.

Since then, he has worked for a number of heavy hitters in the tech world, given hundreds of award-winning presentations, written several books, and even spent time as a missionary in Southern Chile.  

What is Ben Galbraith known for? 

Galbraith has been involved in a number of fantastic projects, including stints at Mozilla, Palm, and Walmart.

However, he is most recognized for his work with Google, specifically with the Chrome team, where he has handled everything from Chrome’s Developer Tools to the V8 JavaScript engine. 

Aside from his work with Google, Galbraith has been a pioneer in the development world. During his time with Mozilla, Galbraith created a web-based code that would pave the way for the likes of Amazon’s Cloud9.

What’s more, while working as a director of developer relations at Palm, he succeeded in hosting dozens of world-wide developer events and helped to enlist numerous A-list brands.

 In 2005, Galbraith teamed up with fellow tech wizard, Dion Almaer, to create the leading website responsible for tracking the growing AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML) movement that was emerging at the time: Ajaxian.com.

The website was eventually bought by Tech Target, where Galbraith stayed on as an advisor for several years.

Where can you learn more about Ben Galbraith? 

Galbraith can be found on the usual social media outlets (he’s @bgalbs on Twitter).

 Though to get a better idea of who he is, it’s best to head to his personal blog or Medium profile.

General FAQ

Who is Ben Galbraith? 
Ben Galbraith is a senior director at Google, responsible for the Chrome platform team. Galbraith is also a keen investor, with personal stakes in multiple companies, and a limited partner in the inaugural fund for Uncorrelated, a venture capital firm. 
What does a product manager at Google do? 
A product manager at Google is responsible for creating and overseeing features, and providing leadership and expertise to their team. They are also required to attend core team meetings and are responsible for making key decisions on the directions of new products.
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