Mairead O’Donovan

Chief Product Officer at Contentful

Mairead has nearly two decades of experience in product strategy and innovation, with a track record of growing $100M+ high-growth SaaS businesses. Mairead came to Contentful from Atlassian, where she joined in 2012, and most recently led the Atlassian Growth organization and was also responsible for founding new Atlassian products and businesses. She was previously the Head of Product for Jira, among other roles. Mairead got her start in tech working in product management at Microsoft for more than seven years where she launched several products for Microsoft Visual Studio, Bing and Xbox. Mairead is passionate about exploring this planet of ours, where she is continuously looking for new adventures in learning new cultures with her husband, two girls and recently added puppy, Moodle.


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  • Chief Product Officer

    October, 2021 - present