eBay Marketplaces Welcomes a New VP of Strategy
By: Sue Rosenstock
eBay is pleased to announce that seasoned leader, Paul Todd, has joined eBay Marketplaces as the new VP of Strategy, reporting to Marketplaces President Devin Wenig.
Todd has deep experience across digital commerce and services from his roles at Google, Rearden and McKinsey and has worked in strategy, product management and business/corporate development roles.
During his tenure at Google, Todd launched multiple new product offerings. He developed and implemented Google’s strategy in the travel industry, which led to the $700 million acquisition of ITA. He was also instrumental in Google’s $100 billion revenue plan, which drove Google’s prioritization and investments.
At Rearden, an ecommerce applications business, Todd served as Chief Product Officer, responsible for B2B and Consumer lines of business. He developed and ran the company’s product strategy, overseeing product marketing and the user experience teams in Travel and Entertainment, Offers, Purchasing, and Mobile, launching products in UK, Canada and Mexico.
As a partner at McKinsey, he led the North America Hi-Tech Strategy Practice Area, working with global clients across leading online and media businesses, including Buena Vista Games and xBox.
Todd is an engineer by training, with a BA Honors and MA in Engineering from Cambridge University in the UK.