FanDuel Group appointed Andrei Shekh as the new Chief Technology Officer to help deliver the firm “constant focus on technologies that drive innovation”.
With more than 20 years of experience in managing technology strategies, leading large-scale organizations and building globally scalable platforms, Sheh will lead FanDuel’s engineering and platform development teams, as well as all IT architecture and personnel in a new role.
He’s been working on it lately Compassa real estate technology brokerage company where he was responsible for a global engineering organization with more than 500 engineers covering all data, search, AI / ML, video, digital advertising, marketing technology, payments and outsourcing activities.
“FanDuel’s continued focus on innovation-driven technologies has been the fuel for our industry-leading performance,” said Amy HowePresident and CEO of FanDuel Group.
“I’m sure Andrew has the experience and vision to help us continue to expand this advantage in the future.”
Prior to joining Compass, Sheh served as Remine’s Technical Director, Director of Global Innovation and Products at CEB, Technical Manager at Palantir Technologies and Senior Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories.
Commenting on his new role, Sheh said: “There is no faster growth and more competitive space in technology than mobile gaming.
“This is a sector that requires the most innovative solutions to differentiate FanDuel from the competition, and I’m excited to turn FanDuel into the world’s leading gaming platform.”
Earlier this month, FanDuel was appointed Asaf Neufeld to the newly created position of Managing Director of the Casino. The firm has also recently hired David Jennings as the new Chief Financial Officer.