Mr. Masud joined Finish Line as director in September 2017. He currently serves as Chief Technology Officer for Staples, Inc. where he manages the entire technology team for the enterprise, the company’s e-commerce platform, and Staples (PNI) which powers the print platform at Staples.
Prior to being appointed to his current position at Staples (December 2016), Mr. Masud served as Executive Vice President of Global E-Commerce at Staples. In that role, he managed the company’s global customer service, Staples.com P&L and was responsible for managing innovation at the company. Before joining Staples in 2013, Mr. Masud served as Vice President and General Manager at Groupon, Inc. and was responsible for managing Groupon Goods’ strategy and execution in more than 35 countries. His career also includes key leadership positions as Head of Global Shipping and Fulfillment at eBay and General Manager, Worldwide Warehouse Deals and Global Sourcing in addition to various other leadership roles at Amazon. This background and experience at several consumer-focused brands enables him to provide key insight to the Board with our long-term strategies related to e-commerce and online merchandise channels. Mr. Masud also currently serves as a director of Globoforce Group PLC (since July 2015).
Mr. Masud earned his Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Southeastern University.