Senior Director, Customer Engineering
Google Cloud EMEA
Bill has over twenty-five years of experience as a business and information technology professional working in a variety of roles in sales, product management, engineering, and data center operations.
Based out of London, Bill Hippenmeyer currently runs the Pre-Sales Engineering organization supporting Google’s Cloud business in EMEA. Bill and his team actively engage with customers, partners, and other Googlers to drive creativity, innovation, and transformation. Bill is passionate about creating value for our customers through the application of Google Cloud technologies to solve the most challenging business problems. Prior to this role, Mr Hippenmeyer led a number of different organizations out of Google’s Mountain View, CA headquarters to include the Global G Suite Pre-Sales Engineering and G Suite Product Strategy teams.
Before Google, Mr. Hippenmeyer ran the North American Solutions Engineering team at Adobe and served at VERITAS as a Technical Product Manager. Before that, Bill spent seven years with Brio Software as the Vice President of Pre-Sales Engineering and Director of Engineering. Mr. Hippenmeyer holds a BS in Computer Science from the Ohio State University and a MS in Computer Systems from the Air Force Institute of Technology. He served for eight years in the U.S. Air Force in a variety of roles. He also worked with Air Force acquisition systems, Air Force Intelligence, and Joint Military Decision Support. Mr. Hippenmeyer lives with his wife in London, UK.