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When was eBay founded and by whom?

When was eBay founded and by whom?

Pierre Omidyar founded online auction firm eBay in 1995 and now serves on the company’s board. In 2002 eBay bought online payment company PayPal and spun it off in 2014. Omidyar currently owns 5% of eBay and 6% of Paypal.

How long has eBay been around?


Why was eBay invented?

eBay is the world’s largest online marketplace. eBay started in 1995 as an idea for collectors to buy and sell Pez dispensers. Founder Pierre Omidyar began eBay as a favor to his girlfriend.

Who is the CEO of eBay UK?

Rob Hattrell

What is eBay’s UK address?

Hotham House is a commercial building in Richmond, south-west London, and the UK headquarters of eBay and Gumtree….

Hotham House
Address 1 Heron Square, TW9 1EJ
Coordinates 51.45855°N 0.30637°W
Elevation 10 m (33 ft)
Current tenants eBay UK, Gumtree, Shutl, StubHub

Where is eBay UK headoffice?


What is the email address for the CEO of eBay?

[email protected]

How do I send a message to eBay customer support?

To contact us:

  1. Click Help & Contact at the top of most pages.
  2. You may be asked to sign in.
  3. Select the topic that best matches your issue from the menu.
  4. We’ll show a quick way to resolve your issue yourself, or we’ll show you the best way to contact us and when we’re available.

Does eBay have an email address?

Once upon a time, eBay offered email addresses for customer service, live chat, telephone contacts, and webmail support. Over time, however, eBay has become difficult to contact.

Does eBay contact buyers?

Buyers and sellers also can’t share contact information, including email addresses and phone numbers, prior to completing a transaction on eBay. Contacting another eBay member to discuss moving a purchase off eBay exposes both the buyer and seller to the risk of fraud.