>Xiuduan Fang

About The Speaker

Xiuduan Fang

Xiuduan is an accomplished engineering leader in the Snap Safety community, trusted with ensuring the safety and growing trust of over 750 million monthly active Snapchat users. As the head of Platform Integrity Engineering, she leads a team of more than 60 engineers who are developing cutting-edge, machine-learning-powered, secure, and privacy-compliant platforms. These platforms support multiple vertices of Trust and Safety, Law Enforcement, Identity Operations, Privacy Operations, and Community Operations, ensuring a safe and secure environment for the Snapchat community. Prior to joining Snap, Xiuduan spent 11 years at Google, where she earned recognition for her expertise in designing innovative technical solutions, managing complex initiatives, and building high-performing teams worldwide. She holds a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the University of Virginia and an EMBA from Quantic School of Business and Technology. Xiuduan's leadership style is grounded in authentic servant leadership, empowering her team to cultivate a solution-oriented mindset and drive profitable product innovation. She is dedicated to mentoring technically-minded individuals, and supporting their development of problem-solving and people skills. Xiuduan believes in the power of collaboration and empowering team members to achieve their full potential, allowing for unparalleled success and growth in the industry