Josh Silverman is Etsy's CEO, leading the company as it builds a platform that empowers creative entrepreneurs around the world. He is also a member of Etsy's board of directors. Silverman’s two decades of leadership experience include growing consumer technology companies and scaling global marketplaces. He previously served as president of consumer products and services at American Express, CEO of Skype, and CEO of shopping.com, and he held various executive roles at eBay. Earlier in his career, Silverman co-founded Evite, Inc. where he also served as the company's CEO. Silverman has a deep commitment to community and civic engagement.