Julien Codorniou serves as head of gaming partnerships at Facebook, supporting the growth of the Facebook Gaming ecosystem in Europe. Julien also heads up Facebook partnerships with media/commerce and mobile partners in France and Benelux, where he oversees partner relations for companies building on Facebook Platform (Deezer, Dailymotion, Iliad/Free, Orange, RTL Group, etc..)Prior to joining Facebook, Julien was director of business development at Microsoft (in Paris and Redmond, WA), where he led the global launch of the Microsoft BizSpark Program and managed the team responsible for creating and managing strategic partnerships in France. He started his career in the finance industry.He currently serves at the Boards of Avanquest Software (Euronext: AVQ) and Le Monde (société éditrice du Monde).
He’s the author of the book: The Kelkoo.com success story, published by Pearson in 2005.
Specialties: Platform, apps, social, gaming, software, media.