Meet Shubham Goel, a rising star in the tech industry who is making a name for himself in various circles.
He is making waves in tech, politics, and he’s showing no signs of slowing down as he’s back on the hit reality show The Circle, and trust us, season 5 is more fun with him in it. We’ve got the inside scoop on everything Goel, from his tech game to his juicy TV comeback.
As a product manager, the California native is often referred to as a ‘mini-CEO’, often responsible for launching and iterating on products for an e-commerce giant based on customer feedback.
Don’t let the title fool you, this tech whiz is also a master of multitasking, completing his part-time masters from Oxford University while also diving deeper into helping sustainable countries across the world and working on government tech.
But Goel’s interests don’t stop there!
He’s also passionate about entertainment (particularly unscripted TV) hosting, and acting. He even participated in the popular reality show The Circle and had the time of his life.
He also sees himself taking the path of entertainment even further, volunteer work to help sustainable countries, and government tech in the future.
Don’t miss out on all the excitement, read on to find out more about this tech and entertainment sensation!
Early penchant for technology
When asked about whether he sees the industry going further mainstream, he said he’s excited to see these technologies go mainstream and believes they will help people feel more connected and improve different areas of life.
His parents, Karuna and Vipul Goel, are a powerful force in the tech industry and have played a significant role in shaping who he is today. They migrated from India to America when they were young and have since achieved great success in their careers.
Their passions for technology, tennis, and competition shows like Survivor, have undoubtedly passed down to their son, who looks up to them as role models. Shubham shares that he is forever grateful for the unwavering support and guidance they have provided him throughout his life and career. Their hard work and determination have been a constant inspiration to him and have helped him to become the successful individual he is today.
When he’s not working on tech or participating in reality shows, the reality TV star loves to Go Kart with friends. He was even the captain of his high school varsity team. And if he weren’t involved in tech, he would still be interested in entertainment, volunteer work to help sustainable countries, and government tech.
Youngest gubernatorial candidate at 22
Goel’s achievements are many, from helping share policies within his city, to crafting better VR/AU experiences, inspiring people through his content, and being the youngest gubernatorial candidate in the state of California at age 22 in 2018. He is excited to see what the future holds and is determined to make a positive impact on the world.
“If I can help out lots of people and bring innovation, happiness and efficiency to a certain seat sometime in the future than I will! Had such an incredible time running for Governor of California in 2018 and learned so much about the process.”
As one of the pioneering stars of the hit reality TV show: The Circle, he’s set to make his comeback in the highly-anticipated Season 5.
Goel is tight-lipped about the specifics, but he promises that it’s a great season and fans won’t be disappointed. His return to the show is highly-anticipated by fans who have followed his journey since his first appearance on the show.
With his charismatic personality, quick wit, and a knack for entertaining, Goel is sure to bring excitement and drama to the new season. This young visionary is on a mission to make a difference in the world, and it’s clear that he’s just getting started.
So, what’s next for this youngest gubernationatorial candidate-turned tech innovator-turned reality TV star?
Here is a young visionary who is determined to make a difference in the world, and we can’t wait to see all the amazing things he’ll accomplish in the future.
Only time will tell, but one thing is for sure: Goel’s passions and drive will take him far in his career and life. Whether he’s working on cutting-edge technology, participating in a reality show, or racing Go Karts with friends, Goel is always pushing himself to be the best and make a positive impact on the world.
This young visionary is on a mission to make a difference in the world, and it’s clear that he’s just getting started. He has come full circle, starting his journey on the show as a fan favourite and now returning as a seasoned veteran.
So, don’t miss out on the chance to see Shubham Goel in action as he takes on the competition in The Circle Season 5, it’s sure to be a wild ride!
You may also check out POPXD’s exclusive interview with Shubham here.