Thijs Van As

Lead Product Manager, Google Flights

Thijs Van As Lead Product Manager, Google Flights
Thijs van As is the Lead Product Manager for Google Flights. He is passionate about reducing the stress people go through when booking a flight, and is building flight search experiences that are comprehensive, delightful and seamless for users.

Prior to Flights, Thijs worked on Gmail and Inbox. His innovations included intelligent grouping of email messages, and creating the Gmail Add-ons platform that enables developers to integrate their app into Gmail on Android, iOS and web.

Thijs holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering from Delft University of Technology.


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