Brett Wayn is the vice president for mobile and community at SoFi. He is also the managing director of Brett A Wayn Pty Ltd. Prior to that, he was the vice president for Flickr and local products at Yahoo!.
Wayn was a global lead at Microsoft before he joined Yahoo!. He was the general manager for global programming at MSN for over 2 years. He has also served as the president and chief executive officer of AOL.
Wayn completed his secondary education at Sydney Grammar School and obtained his bachelor’s degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Sydney.
Wayn lives in San Francisco, California, United States.
May, 2012 - Current (over 4 years)
BS, Medicine and Surgery1987
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