People: eBay Inc (EBAY.O)
17 May 2019
Mr. Jan Pedersen is the Vice President, Chief Scientist - Artificial Intelligence of eBay Inc. Pedersen will be responsible for charting eBay's technology strategy as it relates to AI, including enhanced ways in which eBay interacts with its consumers. He will set the agenda for AI R&D investments, lead a team of research, data and applied scientists and further our leadership in AI-enabled commerce. Pedersen's most recent position was vice president of data science at Twitter where he led the company's investment in machine learning infrastructure and data analytics. Prior to that, he spent close to a decade at Microsoft in various search related leadership roles and was a technical fellow and chief scientist for Core Search. His distinguished career began at Xerox's Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) and he has held chief scientist roles at AltaVista, Yahoo, and A9. Credited with numerous patents, Pedersen holds a Ph.D. in statistics from Stanford University.
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