Leadership Team

  • Langley Steinert Founder/CEO

    Steinert founded CarGurus in 2006 with a vision for helping automotive shoppers better navigate their car search. Since then, the company has grown to become a leading global automotive marketplace, helping millions of shoppers find great car deals and connect with top-rated dealers. Prior to founding CarGurus, Langley was Chairman/co-founder of TripAdvisor, now the world’s largest online travel website. He also held management rolls at Viaweb (sold to Yahoo! Inc.), Papyrus, and Lotus Development Corp. Langley holds an MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College and a BA from Georgetown University.

  • Scot Fredo VP of FP&A

  • David Galvin VP of Traffic Acquisition

  • Kristen Kenny VP of People & Talent

  • Kyle Lomeli VP of Dealer Solutions

  • Laura Lu VP of International Engineering

  • Amy Mueller VP of Communications

  • Jasper Rosenberg VP of Consumer Solutions

  • Diego Sanson VP of Int'l Business Development

Board of Directors

  • Langley Steinert, Chairman

    Steinert founded CarGurus in 2006 with a vision for helping automotive shoppers better navigate their car search. Since then, the company has grown to become a leading global automotive marketplace, helping millions of shoppers find great car deals and connect with top-rated dealers. Prior to founding CarGurus, Langley was Chairman/co-founder of TripAdvisor, now the world’s largest online travel website. He also held management rolls at Viaweb (sold to Yahoo! Inc.), Papyrus, and Lotus Development Corp. Langley holds an MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College and a BA from Georgetown University.

  • Steve Kaufer

    Currently the President and CEO TripAdvisor, Inc. Prior to co-founding TripAdvisor, Kaufer was President of CDS, Inc., a successful independent software vendor specializing in programming and testing tools. Previously, Kaufer was Co-Founder and Vice President of Engineering of CenterLine Software, where he led the development of several award-winning programming environments that fueled the company's growth to more than $20 million in revenue. Kaufer, winner of a 2005 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, holds several software patents and has spoken at dozens of travel and high-tech conferences worldwide. He has a BS in Computer Science from Harvard University.

  • Tas Parafestas

    Currently Managing Member of The Bollard Group LLC and its private equity arm Spinnaker Capital LLC, both located in Boston, Mass.

  • Simon Rothman

    Formerly Global Vice President & General Manager, eBay Motors. Simon Rothman founded eBay Motors in 1999. Within 6 1/2 years he built the business into a $14 billion a year global business unit contributing 33% of eBay's total global merchandise sales. It is the number one automotive marketplace in the world. Mr. Rothman first joined eBay in January 1999 as a Director responsible for business development, M&A, and equity investments before founding eBay Motors. Prior to eBay, he worked at McKinsey & Company and General Electric. Simon Rothman holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Greg Schwartz

    Schwartz is chief business officer of Zillow Group (Nasdaq:Z) (Nasdaq:ZG), where he leads sales and B2B strategy across Zillow’s real estate, rental, mortgage and home improvement marketplaces. Greg joined Zillow in 2007 and built the sales and revenue operations from the ground up. He brings more than twenty years of experience driving innovative business models in the media and internet industries.

  • Ian Smith

    Currently a Managing Director at Allen & Company LLC, Smith joined the firm in 1994. He focuses on companies with consumer-facing technologies, providing advice and investment at all stages. Among his numerous transactions, Smith represented Facebook in its acquisition of WhatsApp, eBay in its spinoff of PayPal, and Amazon in its purchase of Twitch.tv. He has a BA in Economics from Williams College.