Dan Auerbach

Chief Technology Officer

Dan Auerbach is the Chief Technology Officer at Depop. Since joining the business in 2022, he has been responsible for driving the technology strategy for Depop, presiding over the engineering, data and machine learning teams at Depop.
Prior to joining Depop, Dan held the role of Vice President of Engineering at Etsy for several years, managing the Infrastructure organisation and leading an internal initiative to transform the Developer Experience (DevX) for Engineering. Beyond this, he also managed areas of Product Engineering such as International, Payments, Fulfilment and served as Etsy's Chief Information Security Officer since 2018.
Prior to his time at Etsy, Dan has held a variety of positions focused primarily on information security in organisations including Google, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Indiegogo and Squarespace. He still carries a fondness for maths from his brief academic stint at Stanford and Carnegie Mellon working on mathematical logic, and is a hiking, rock climbing and mountaineering enthusiast.