Twilio names chief product officer

Twilio (NYSE:TWLO), the cloud communications platform, has announced that Chee Chew will be joining the company as its Chief Product Officer, effective Jan. 14, 2019, the company said.

Chew will join Twilio´s executive management team and report to Twilio co-founder and CEO Jeff Lawson.

Chee brings more than 25 years of experience in the technology industry, formerly working at companies such as Amazon, Hewlett-Packard, Google and Microsoft. Previously, he was the vice president of Consumer Engagement at Amazon and was responsible for its core shopping experience on the web and mobile apps.

Millions of developers around the world have used Twilio to unlock the magic of communications to improve any human experience. Twilio has democratized communications channels like voice, text, chat, and video by virtualizing the world´s telecommunications infrastructure through APIs that are simple enough for any developer to use, yet robust enough to power the world´s most demanding applications.