Former Google executive reportedly lined up to join board at Twitter
Twitter is to bring in a new director to its board, with a former executive from Google reported to be a leading candidate. According to Reuters, the microblogging site has begun its search, which includes a former president of Asia-Pacific and Latin America of Google. It is also reported that Mariam Naficy , chief executive of Minted.com and Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, chief executive officer at fashion retail site Joyus are also contenders following the departure of two members of Twitter’s board last month. A spokesperson for Twitter declined to comment.