The Home Depot has appointed Jeff Boyd, interim chief executive officer and president of The Priceline Group, Inc., to the company’s board of directors. Boyd will serve on the company’s nominating and corporate governance committee and its finance committee.
Boyd has served in a number of senior executive positions during his tenure at Priceline, a leading provider of online travel and related services. He has served as Priceline’s interim CEO and president since 2016, and has served as its chairman since January 2013. His appointment gives the company 13 directors, 12 of whom are independent.
“I’m very pleased to welcome Jeff to our board of directors,” said Craig Menear, chairman, CEO and president, Home Depot. “He brings extensive experience in global e-commerce, sales and marketing, as well as proven corporate leadership and strategic management skills.”