US-based automotive portal Cargurus has appointed Tom Caputo as new senior vice president of product. Caputo, who most recently served as Chief Product Officer at Fiksu, will oversee worldwide product strategy and delivery for both Consumer and B2B and will lead the company’s product team
Caputo’s appointment comes on the heels of CarGurus’ significant growth over the past year. The company now serves more than 21 million unique monthly consumer users and 20,000 dealerships in the US, and operates international sites in Canada and the UK, with additional markets to come online this year.
Langley Steinert, founder and CEO of CarGurus said in a press release that Caputo joining the team was a big moment for the company.
“CarGurus’ success hinges on our ability to deliver transformative products, and the addition of Tom’s leadership allows us to grow our product operation with a continued commitment to technical excellence, creativity and speed to market,” he said. “Tom has deep experience in bringing innovation to market, as well as remarkable business acumen and technical knowledge. He’s also a great collaborator and will be a huge asset to the CarGurus team as we scale the business globally.”