Neil Shah is the Chief Product Officer at Wavelo. Previously, as a senior executive at Verizon, he created the Design and User Experience organization to drive customer-centric business transformation within the $14B Consumer Markets Group. Prior to that he was on the early team at Venmo, helping lead their growth as CMO and Creative Director, resulting in a $1B acquisition by PayPal. His early career consists of award-winning agency work for global brands including Microsoft, HSBC, and Condé Nast.
Neil is a board member for Customer Experience at Rutgers University, an advisor to early-stage startups, and speaks internationally to increase the awareness of talent diversity and collaborative processes as vehicles to accelerate business goals. He holds multiple patents in AI-driven products, is the co-founder of critically acclaimed creative lab Wildlife Control, and a Grammy-nominated music producer.