Laura is General Manager of Homes, Hosts at Airbnb. Previously, she led eBay’s global consumer selling business, where she’s responsible for driving strategy and execution based on customer needs and market dynamics. Laura was with eBay Inc. for more than 10 years. During that time she has held a variety of diverse roles, including leading the strategy efforts at eBay, PayPal and Skype; leading Consumer Products at Skype; serving as Chief of Staff to the CEO; and acting as General Manager of PayPal Mobile. The common thread across these roles is twofold: She loves solving really hard problems (bringing great solutions to complex situations), and she loves working on topics that have huge positive impact for our customers. Laura earned an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor’s degree in Arts/ Commerce from the University of Melbourne in Australia.