Gautam Srivastava | Blend

Head of People

Gautam Srivastava

Gautam Srivastava is Head of People of Blend. He brings nearly 30 years of experience across industries, from early growth startups to global companies. His background includes working in management consulting, hardware, e-commerce and entertainment and prior operating roles in sales and marketing.

At Blend, he oversees the decision-making around people, culture, and associated processes, and is a trusted partner to the executive team. Prior to joining Blend in 2021, Gautam was Executive Vice President, Human Resources at Universal Music Group. He is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles, and currently lives in Palo Alto with his wife and their two sons.