David Marcus is the VP of Messaging Products at Facebook responsible for Messenger, which is used by 1.2 billion people around the world. David joined Facebook in 2014 from PayPal where he spent the previous two years as the company’s President and previously as Vice President of Mobile, leading its mobile products and business.
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  • Former president, PayPal

  • Former CEO and founder, Zong

  • Former CEO and founder, Echovox


  • “Zuckerberg planned for Messenger to operate as its own startup within Facebook, and its leader to have complete control over the product. With his killer combination of entrepreneurial skills, larger company know-how, and a payments background to boot, Marcus was just the guy to run it.”

    Jessi Hempel