These are the most notable hires, promotions, and departures within the US tech community in the last week. For executive news updated daily, check out The Org's People on the Move.
Okta has picked ex-Google leader Sagnik Nandy to serve as its new President of Technology and CTO. Nandy spent 15 years at Google and led engineering in its core advertising business. Source | Full Story
Wish has hired Tarun Jain, a former Product Management Director at Google, as its Chief Product Officer. Jain had been with Google since 2017 and led the development of Discovery ads. Source | Full Story
Yext announced that Laurie "LC" Cook has accepted the challenge of being its first-ever VP of Public Sector. She joins from Blue Prism, where she was also a senior public sector executive. Source | Full Story
Activision Blizzard President J. Allen Brack is stepping down from the gaming titan as it faces a company-wide sexual harassment lawsuit. Brack will be replaced by current executives Jen Oneal and Mike Ybarra. Source | Full Story
Pitney Bowes appointed Nick Smith to the position of SVP Strategy, Product and Platform Management for Global Ecommerce and Brent Cervenka has joined Pitney Bowes from Amazon to become SVP, Global Operations for Global Ecommerce. Source
Zocdoc has named Wall Street veteran Edward Liu as its new CFO. He spent over two decades with Morgan Stanley, where he most recently served as the Head of Americas Technology Banking. Source | Full Story
Clearbit has brought Derek Schlicker on board as its new Chief Financial Officer. He joins the marketing intelligence software startup from SaaS GRC provider Quantivate. Before that, he was the VP of Finance at PayScale. Source | Full Story
Livly, a real estate technology startup, has added David Shaw as its Director of Operations. Shaw brings operations and expansion experience from another real estate tech startup, Alfred. Source | Full Story
TealBook, an AI-enriched supplier data foundation, has revealed that it has hired Arnold Liwanag as its new CTO. Most recently, he served as the CTO at AI and supply chain firm IVADO Labs. Source | Full Story
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