Industry Update
Appointment25 November 2019

Belinda Johnson

Appointed Board of Directors
At Airbnb, Inc. in San Francisco - CA, USA

Belinda Johnson

Airbnb announced today that Belinda Johnson will be appointed to the Airbnb Board of Directors and that Johnson has decided to step down from her role as Chief Operating Officer. Johnson joined Airbnb in 2011 and has been integral to the growth of the Airbnb community into a global network of over 7 million listings on every continent except Antarctica.

Airbnb, Inc.

Founded in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California, Airbnb is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book unique accommodations around the world — online or from a mobile phone or tablet.
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Recent Appointments at Airbnb, Inc.

Kum Hong Siew - Chief Operating Officer

3 July 2020 — Airbnb's Chinese arm has hired a new chief operating officer, Siew Kum Hong, effective immediately. Hong had previously joined the company in 2012 serving as its APAC general counsel, before subsequently becoming regional director for the Asia-Pacific region.
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Tara Bunch - Head of Global Operations

15 May 2020 — Today, we are excited to announce that Tara Bunch will join Airbnb as Global Head of Operations. In this role, Bunch will oversee Airbnb's Customer Service, Trust and Safety and Payments teams and report directly to Airbnb Co-Founder and CEO Brian Chesky.
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Catherine Powell - Head of Airbnb Experiences

30 January 2020 — Airbnb today announced the appointment of Catherine Powell as Head of Airbnb Experiences. In this role, Powell will serve on Airbnb's Executive Team and lead Airbnb's Experiences business, managing a team spanning five continents that works to grow the number of high-quality offerings available to travelers and support Airbnb Experience Hosts.
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