Deborah Liu Named Chief Executive Officer of Ancestry® – February 2, 2021

I saw this on Ancestry – Deborah Liu Named Chief Executive Officer of Ancestry®: https://www.ancestry.com/corporate/newsroom/press-releases/deborah-liu-named-chief-executive-officer-ancestry. Slightly longer article, but here are some of the basics.

Feb 02, 2021

LEHI, Utah and SAN FRANCISCO — February 2, 2021– Ancestry®, the global leader in family history and consumer genomics, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Deborah (Deb) Liu as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the company’s Board of Directors, effective March 1.

Liu joins Ancestry from Facebook where she most recently created and led Facebook’s Marketplace product group. Prior to Facebook, Liu held leadership roles at eBay and PayPal. Liu is actively involved in promoting diversity and women in technology and co-created the Women in Product​ nonprofit. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of Intuit Inc.

“It’s an honor to join Ancestry. I’m excited to help craft the company’s next chapter, accelerating growth in Family History subscriptions and AncestryDNA by bringing the product to more people around the world,” said Liu. “I have tremendous admiration for Ancestry’s rich history and powerful mission to empower journeys of personal discovery to enrich lives. Finding and sharing our family history and understanding the challenges and triumphs our ancestors faced helps u​s feel a greater sense of connection and belonging and ultimately realize our shared humanity.”

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https://www.ancestry.com/corporate/newsroom/press-releases/deborah-liu-named-chief-executive-officer-ancestry

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1 Response to Deborah Liu Named Chief Executive Officer of Ancestry® – February 2, 2021

  1. SLIMJIM says:

    You are up to tabs with everything genealogical!

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