Aug 14, 2013

Facebook’s Star Manager Peter Deng Becomes Instagram Director Of Product To “Do Fewer Things Better”
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Written by : Tom George| 0 | Fashion

Peter Deng built Facebook Chat, Groups and Messenger as its product management director for the last six years. Now he’s going to execute the vision of Instagram’s founders as its new Director Of Product . “I’m not trying to come in and make changes,” Deng tells me. “Kevin and Mike have a great thing going. How can we move faster and build more beautiful products? That’s what I’m coming here to do.”

Deng doesn’t get up on stage as much as Zuck, Sheryl, and Chris Cox do, but he’s responsible for much of what we know as Facebook today. He previously interned at Microsoft and later worked on product at Google before joining Facebook in 2007.

Here’s a quick run-down of what Peter’s worked on since then: The first version of Facebook Chat

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