TripAdvisor Executive Joins edX as COO

The edX Inc. nonprofit organization has appointed a former TripAdvisor as its new President and Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Adam Medros arrives to edX from TripAdvisor, where he was Senior Vice President of Global Product. He will assume the day-to-day management and oversight operations, contribute to edX’s strategy and growth and report to Anant Agarwal, CEO of the company.

“Medros brings experience in building strong teams and driving innovation. His appointment comes at an exciting time for edX, as the company continues to grow, expanding its global learner base to over 13 million students and offering new, innovative programs and credentials designed to help learners advance their careers,” edX explained on a press release.