Sports betting giant FanDuel announced Tuesday the appointment of Andrew Sheh as Chief Technology Officer. Sheh will be responsible for oversight of FanDuel Group's customer-facing engineering and platform development teams, as well as all IT architecture and personnel.
"FanDuel's consistent focus on technology that drives innovation has been the fuel to our industry-leading performance," said Amy Howe, President & Chief Executive Officer for FanDuel Group. "I am confident that Andrew has the experience and vision to help us continue to extend that advantage into the future."
Amy Howe, President & Chief Executive Officer for FanDuel Group.
Sheh brings over 20 years of experience driving technology strategies, leading large-scale organizations, and building globally scalable platforms. Sheh joins FanDuel Group most recently from Compass, a real estate technology brokerage firm that is building what a press release calls "the first modern enterprise real estate end-to-end platform for agents and their clients." At Compass, Sheh was responsible for a global engineering organization of over 500 engineers covering all data, search, AI/ML, video, digital ads, marketing tech, payments, and externalization efforts.
Before joining Compass, Andrew served as CTO of Remine; Global Innovation Tech and Product Director at CEB; Technical Lead at Palantir Technologies; and Senior Member of Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories. He received a Bachelor of Science and Master's Degree in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is a board member of SOSA and an active volunteer for United Way and Habitat for Humanity.
"There is no faster growing and more competitive space in tech than mobile gaming," Sheh said. "It is a sector that requires the most innovative solutions to differentiate FanDuel from the competition and I am excited to build FanDuel into the leading gaming platform in the world."