Tony Xu

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Tony Xu is one of our co-founders and has served as our Chief Executive Officer and as one of our directors since May 2013. He was appointed board chair in December 2020. Mr. Xu holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the University of California, Berkeley and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Prabir Adarkar

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Prabir Adarkar has served as our Chief Financial Officer since August 2018. Prior to joining us, Mr. Adarkar served as Vice President of Finance (Head of Strategic Finance) at Uber Technologies, Inc., a transportation network company, from September 2015 to August 2018. From July 2008 to September 2015, he was with The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., an investment bank, where he served most recently as Vice President, Technology, Media & Telecommunications Investment Banking. Mr. Adarkar holds a B.E. in Electronics Engineering from the University of Mumbai, an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University, and an M.B.A. from New York University.

Christopher Payne

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Christopher Payne has served as our Chief Operating Officer since January 2016. Prior to joining us, Mr. Payne served as Chief Executive Officer of Tinder, Inc., a social search mobile application, from March 2015 to August 2015. From January 2009 to December 2014, he was with eBay Inc., an online marketplace and payments company, where he served as Senior Vice President, North America from September 2010 to December 2014 and Vice President Buyer Experience from January 2009 to September 2010. Mr. Payne served as the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Positronic, Inc., a machine learning company, from July 2007 until December 2008, when it was sold to eBay Inc. Mr. Payne holds a B.A. in U.S. History from Dartmouth College.

Keith Yandell

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Keith Yandell joined us in April 2016 as our General Counsel and has served as our Chief Business and Legal Officer since October 2018. Prior to joining us, Mr. Yandell was with Uber Technologies, Inc., where he served as Director of Litigation from January 2016 to April 2016 and as Senior Counsel, Litigation from February 2015 to December 2015. From July 2010 to January 2015, Mr. Yandell was an attorney and partner with the law firm of Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP. Mr. Yandell holds a B.A. in Political Science and American Studies from the University of California, Davis and a J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles.