Ocado hires eBay executive

Ocado has added eBay executive Doug McCallum to its board. He joins the online grocer as a non-executive director on 3 October. McCallum is currently European senior vice-president of eBay and previously ran the internet giant’s UK business for several years. Ocado chairman Lord Grade added: “Doug’s high-level background in e-commerce and IT is a most valuable addition to the skills and experience of the existing directors.”