Samidh Chakrabarti

Facebook, US

Samidh Chakrabarti is a product manager at Facebook where he focuses on enhancing civic engagement on the platform.

Before coming to Facebook, he was also the product lead for Google’s civic engagement initiative and was responsible for politics & elections products globally.

Samidh was working in the Civic Tech sector before it even had such a name, and holds graduate degrees in Public Policy from the University of Cambridge, in Modern History from the University of Oxford, and in Computer Science from MIT.

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Improving political discourse on Facebook