Wilson L. White

Wilson L. White

Director on the Public Policy & Government Relations team at Google, Socrates Program

Wilson L. White is a Director on the Public Policy & Government Relations team at Google, where he is the global policy lead for Google’s Android, Hardware and Ads businesses. He also is responsible for managing the company’s public policy strategies for emerging technologies, such as artificial intelligence, virtual reality, FinTech, and IoT. With more than 15 years of experience as an engineer and technology attorney, Wilson has used his multidisciplinary background and expertise to provide lawmakers, regulators and other key opinion formers across the Americas, Europe and Asia with thought leadership on the rapidly growing and changing mobile landscape and the societal implications of emerging technologies.
Wilson is an angel investor with a track record of representing inventors and advising start-up ventures. Since 2015, he has served as an adjunct faculty member at the University of Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute, where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in the University’s technology entrepreneurship program. He received a Bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from NC State University and a Juris Doctor from University of North Carolina School of Law.