In this fireside chat, Oisin will discuss the challenges of building, scaling, & running a dual-sided marketplace. Oisin will go into detail on how he leads product innovation as CPO of ANGI Homeservices, the worlds largest digital home services marketplace. He will also share his experience as Co-founder & CEO of Handy as related to the operating, growth & market perspectives. The audience will walk away from the discussion knowing how to effectively run a double-sided marketplace, & what to keep in mind as theyre building it.|
- About the Speaker -
Bio: Oisin Hanrahan, Chief Product Officer of Angi Homeservices & Co-founder/CEO of Handy
As Chief Product Officer of ANGI Homeservices, the worlds largest digital home services marketplace, & CEO of Handy Technologies, Oisin Hanrahan is transforming the way that home services are delivered. In these roles, Mr. Hanrahan leads product innovation for ANGI Homeservices, whose U.S. & international brands, including HomeAdvisor, Angie's List, Handy, & Fixd Repair, are leaders in the $400 billion home services market.
Mr. Hanrahan is an accomplished entrepreneur who founded Handy Technologies at Harvard Business School in 2012, successfully building it into a market leader in on-demand home services while securing nationwide services partnerships with the world's top retailers, including Walmart, Crate & Barrel & Wayfair. Mr. Hanrahan joined ANGI Homeservices in October of 2018, when Handy was acquired by the company.
As a serial entrepreneur, Mr. Hanrahan previously started a political technology platform in Dublin & a real estate development business in Budapest. He also co-founded The Undergraduate Awards, a foundation that supports & celebrates outstanding undergraduate students globally. Mr. Hanrahan has advised the U.S. Department of Commerce, & taken an active stance on a number of political issues around labor & technology. He also advises & invests in startups, particularly in New York City. He studied at Trinity College Dublin, London School of Economics & Harvard Business School.
-About the Sponsor -
STASH, one of the fastest-growing consumer investing & banking platforms in the U.S., is pioneering the future of financial services. Dedicated to affordability & simplicity, STASH brings together banking, investing, & education into one seamless experience for four million Americans. STASH offers a full suite of products including personal investment accounts, Traditional & Roth IRAs, custodial investment accounts, & banking services, including checking accounts & debit cards with a Stock-Back rewards program. Based in New York City, STASH launched in October 2015 by Wall Street veterans, Brandon Krieg & Ed Robinson.