Facebook’s Hires This Week: Yahoo, Google and Microsoft

Facebook continues to hire new talent away from other tech giants this week. Here’s a look at the latest new faces at Facebook, in alphabetical order, courtesy of  LinkedIn.

  • Will Bailey has joined as a software engineer and previously worked a similar position at Zenbe, and was PeopleSoft consultant and developer at Towers Perrin and Capital One, respectively.
  • Elizabeth Cantalamessa Powell has joined Facebook’s sales team and previously worked as a strategic account director at Yahoo!, a senior account executive at Looksmart and an account executive at CMP Media.
  • Lisa Carucci will join as an executive assistant at Facebook, coming from a similar position at Google.
  • Hasan Dag is now a part of the EMEA advertising team at Facebook and previously worked at Warner Brothers, ArcelorMittal and Europe 2 Radio.
  • Germán Martínez has joined the company as a sales manager. Prior to this he worked a similar jobs at Microsoft Advertising, MSN, Microsoft Ibérica, Terra and Terra Lycos.
  • Aisling Murphy will be a new human resources coordinator EMEA at Facebook; she previously worked similar roles at Mercer, Anglo Coal and Google Dublin/Sydney.
  • Kate O’Neill has joined Facebook as part of the public policy communications team. Prior to this position she worked as a consultant for the Bridgespan Group and a project coordinator at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.

Facebook will also welcomed the following interns this week:

  • Renata Aryanti is now a software engineer intern at Facebook and was previously a software engineer intern at Yahoo.
  • Pranav Khaitan is set to be a software engineer intern at Facebook. Khaitan is a graduate student and research assistant at Stanford University and previously interned at Microsoft and HCL Technologies.
  • Jason Ma is another new software engineering intern at Facebook, is also a research assistant at Stanford and has worked in the Computer Science Department there.
  • Sharon Zeng is now business analyst intern at Facebook; previously she worked as a project director at Stanford Consulting and at Kakeya.