Jordan Banks is a Canadian businessman, currently serving as Facebook's Global Head of Vertical Strategy, as well as, the Managing Director of Facebook Canada. Prior to Facebook he was the CEO of JumpTV, a publicly traded online provider of live and on-demand sports and international television that merged with Charles Wang's Neulion Inc. in 2008. Before JumpTV, Banks served as the Managing Director for eBay Canada, a division that he helped launch in 2000.
|Born:||May 17, 1968, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada|
|Residence:||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Alma mater:||University of Western Ontario, Osgoode Hall Law School|
|Occupation:||Global Head of Vertical Strategy, Facebook. Managing Director, Facebook Canada.|
About Jordan Banks
Notable for his executive positions with Facebook Canada, JumpTV, and eBay Canada, he made Canadian Business's and Financial Post's respective lists of powerful and influential business innovators.
After earning a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Western Ontario, he graduated from York University's law school and subsequently worked for the Toronto law firm Goodmans.
Early in his business career, he held an executive position with the National Hockey League Players' Association.
He was born in Ottawa and raised in Toronto.
He and Chris Kelly both filled high-ranking positions with the Facebook company.
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