Nick Caldwell is general manager for Core Tech at Twitter.
He oversees a team of engineers, data scientists, product managers, IT, security, privacy, and machine learning teams that build, power, and protect Bluebird and Goldbird. Previously, he was chief product and engineering officer at Looker (acquired by Google) and VP of engineering at Reddit. He also spent 13 years at Microsoft, culminating in a role as general manager of the Power BI product family.
Nick’s charitable work includes board membership for /dev/color, a non-profit organization whose mission is to maximize the impact of Black software engineers. He also founded ColorCode, a scholarship fund dedicated to future leaders of color in technology fields. He is a member of the corporate board of HubSpot.
Nick received a degree in computer science and electrical engineering from MIT and an MBA from UC Berkeley Haas. He holds 10 patents related to natural language processing.