Global Conference 2010
Director, New Business Development, Google Inc.
Gisel Hiscock is the Director of New Business Development for Global Developer Platforms and Emerging Markets at Google Inc. She joined Google in late 2003 to help prepare for its initial public offering. She helped lead the compliance strategy, establishing many of the international commercial deal policies, and worked closely with the executive team in developing some of Google's largest partnerships. In 2008, she moved to London to lead new business development in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Before Google, Hiscock worked in business development for Sony Pictures in its digital entertainment group and for Brandfever.com, an e-commerce startup. She has also worked in management consulting, tackling problems for financial institutions in Latin America, the U.S. and Europe. Hiscock has an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and undergraduate degree in international affairs from the American University in Paris.