Square Poaches Gokul Rajaram From Facebook

Posted Jun 27, 2013

Square has hired former Facebook Product Director of Ads Gokul Rajaram.  Rajaram will be overseeing the Square register product along with several other products, according to TheNextWeb.

?I?ve been fortunate to work for two mission-driven, world-changing companies, and Square?s vision and passion for helping businesses grow is inspiring. I?m thrilled to join the team and help build amazing products that drive economic growth and empower local businesses around the world,? stated Rajaram.

Before working at Facebook, Rajaram founded a company called Chai Labs.  Facebook acquired Chai Labs in August 2010.  Rajaram also used to work as the Product Management Director for Google AdSense.