Karin Ikavalko

WILD Partnership Lead

Karin is a product design leader in the San Francisco Bay Area. She’s currently at Google, leading a multi-disciplinary UX team in Ads Privacy and Safety.

With a background in content design and experience working across a range of consumer products at companies including PayPal, Meta, and Google, Karin is passionate about designing intuitive, empowering product experiences even in the most complex of product spaces. Karin leads with empathy, curiosity, and inclusivity and loves using her strength as a dot connector to help people grow and thrive in their careers.

When she’s not at work, you’re likely to find her outdoors enjoying the unbeatable California climate, swimming, traveling or enjoying a meal with friends and family.