|Scottish Business School, University of Strathclyde, MSc||1986|
|The University of Manchester, BSc||1985|
Gerard Cunningham is founder and CEO, and an experienced leader of online retail and gaming businesses. Most recently, he founded and led the U.S. operations of Betfair US, the largest legal betting business in the US (taking $600M in bets last year) and subsidiary of public company Betfair Group Ltd. In that position, he helped drive Betfairâ€™s strategic investment in Kabam, one of the largest developers of Facebook games.
Previously, Gerard held executive positions at Gap, and was CMO of Landâ€™s End, where he was responsible for the companyâ€™s website generating $1B in sales annually. In addition, Gerard was the first CMO of Evant (acqd MANH) and DemandTec (Nasdaq: DMAN)