Hayden leads Upwork’s product and design teams and oversees the company’s products across desktop, web and mobile. She is passionate about the enduring positive impact of Upwork’s marketplace for matching talent with jobs across traditional economic and geographic boundaries. Prior to joining Upwork, she was the head of corporate development at LivePerson and previously held several strategy and M&A roles at Microsoft. She started her career in the strategy group at McKinsey & Company.
Hayden holds an A.B. in Politics from Princeton University.