eBay names Pete Thompson as Chief Product Officer, Mazen Rawashdeh as CTO
eBay's product and technology organization was strengthened with the announcement of Pete Thompson as Senior Vice President and Chief Product Officer, and Mazen Rawashdeh as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. Both will be members of eBay's executive leadership team, reporting to President and CEO Devin Wenig. Thompson brings more than 20 years of experience building new products and services across a range of industries and technologies. Thompson joins eBay from Amazon where he served as Vice President of Alexa Voice Service. Previously, he was Chief Operating Officer of TiVo where he drove the merger and integration between Rovi and TiVo. Prior to TiVo, he held executive roles at a variety of companies, including Microsoft, T-Mobile, Ericsson, and Sonos. eBay veteran Rawashdeh spent eight years in technology leadership roles with the company from 2003 to 2011 before departing to serve as Vice President, Infrastructure Operation Engineering at Twitter where he helped scale the business through its IPO.