Senior Product Manager
Anu Gopalakrishnan is the Senior Product Manager – Connected Audio Services at SiriusXM – premier satellite radio content provider. Prior to this, Anu was the Global Product Manager – Innovation/Smart Mobility for Ford Credit with several years of product experience in the Connected Auto space with Ford Motor Company. Anu has closely been involved with brand development and optimization, and innovation strategy in mobility initiatives (Smart City infrastructure, MAAS, data monetization and new digital content distribution). As part of Ford Motor Company, Anu has also planned and organized global trade shows and hackathons at CES, CTIA and LA Auto Show.
Anu launched her Michigan-based radio show Rockin’ Raaga in 2005 (WCXI 1160 AM- Saturday 1:00-3:00p.m.) offering for the first time in North America, a regional contemporary music and chat show in seven Indian languages. Apart from emceeing star events in Michigan, Anu contributes towards content & marketing for miindia.com, the only leading ethnic community portal in the United States for web traffic and loyalty. Anu is also the Vice-President of TiE Detroit- world’s largest professional networking group that provides business resources and expertise for entrepreneurs and start-ups.
Anu is currently the President of Mai Family Services- the only South Asian organization helping individuals and families in abusive situations and has been a strong voice for the community in areas of domestic violence (empowerment), mental health, senior issues and substance abuse. Anu Gopalakrishnan has been an integral voice of the community for various fundraisers benefiting charity homes in Michigan and in India through the Miindia Foundation.
Anu Gopalakrishnan resides in Plymouth, Michigan with her husband Dr. Deepak Sebastian and their loving 8-yr old son Taneesh Sebastian.