We're a small group of technology lovers, problem solvers, and some busy moms and dads. thredUP is based in downtown San Francisco - start-up capital of the world – and we love it here.
We're proud of what we've been able to do for our customers - deliver superior value and convenience. We're excited to come to work everyday and can't wait to help even more families. Finally, we're thrilled that we've been able to create meaningful jobs in the local economy and help build awareness about sustainable clothing practices and the environment.
Questions? We'd love to chat! Send a note to teamTU@thredup.com.
Interested in joining our awesome team? Check out our Jobs page.
Co-founder & CEO
James is a serial entrepreneur and recent graduate of the Harvard Business School and the Harvard Kennedy School where he was both a Bill George Fellow at the Center for Public Leadership and an HBS Goldsmith Fellow. Prior to HBS/HKS, while working in the Bay Area, he helped build one of the nation's premier public schools, Pacific Collegiate School - recently named the #3 school in America by US News & World Report. He is a product of New Jersey public schools and Boston College.
John spent four years as Director and Vice President of Operations Engineering at Netflix, developing solutions for automating millions of transactions per day. As Chief Systems Officer for Qwikster, he built the team to manage and divest the DVD financial, billing, metadata, logistics and content management systems. Previously, he was the founding principle of the John Voris Industrial Engineering Group, specializing in new product introductions, aggressive production ramps and operations development for companies like SpaceX, Cisco Systems, Fox Racing, and Shutterfly. He is an advisor for Shipwire, a fast growing logistics provider.
Anthony serves as Chief Marketing Officer at thredUP, and is responsible for customer acquisition, product strategy, merchandising, and design. Before thredUP, Anthony spent seven years on the leadership team of Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group, leading its investment program and product innovation teams in North America. Previously, Anthony was a Principal at Venrock, the venture capital arm of the Rockefeller family office, and also held strategy, product marketing, and business development roles at Telcordia Technologies (formerly Bell Labs). Anthony earned an AB, magna cum laude, from Princeton University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Co-founder & CTO
Chris leads the engineering team as they build the thredUP platform. His primary focus is on setting the technical direction for the company and building a tight group of talented developers. Chris is an inventor and a tinkerer that can't wait to talk big ideas and think about how to solve the inherent technical challenges. In his previous life, he worked at Microsoft before focusing on building something from the ground up. He holds a BS in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Co-founder & CCO
Oliver, Lead UI Designer, was previously the Technology Director at Foley Hoag LLP. Prior to joining Foley, Oliver earned a Master of Science in Healthcare Technology Management at Marquette University. He has worked in marketing and technology consulting for the past six years and holds a degree in Computer Science from Boston College.