Google hires former PayPal's COO

Wednesday, 11. December 2019 17:36

Google LLC announced on Wednesday that it hired PayPal Holdings Inc.'s former Chief Operating Officer Bill Ready as new President of Commerce.

Ready revealed in June that he would leave PayPal by the end of 2019. At Google, he will be working closely with Senior Vice President Prabhakar Raghavan, who oversees the company's advertising and commerce departments.

Regarding the hiring, Raghavan stated: "Bill's exceptional track record building great experiences for consumers and deeply strategic partnerships makes him a powerful addition to our team," while Ready said that "Google has been making world-class commerce capabilities universally accessible to partners of all sizes, and I look forward to furthering that mission."

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