Jason D. Robins
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
Jason D. Robins is our Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board. Mr. Robins co-founded the Company in December 2011 and served as its Chief Executive Officer from its inception, and has served as our Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board since April 2020. Mr. Robins oversees the Company’s strategy and operations, while also driving financings and strategic initiatives. He has built a reputation for expanding DraftKings’ reach across numerous platforms through wide-ranging, forward-thinking strategic relationships. Mr. Robins has led efforts at DraftKings to work with policy makers and regulators to pass fantasy sports, sports betting and iGaming legislation. Mr. Robins also serves on the board of directors of Extend, which is currently engaged in the business of providing extended warranty service contracts for consumer products; Horizon Acquisition Corporation II; and FirstMark Horizon Acquisition Corp., special-purpose acquisition companies formed for the purpose of effecting a merger or similar business combination with one or more businesses primarily within technology industries located in the United States. Mr. Robins attended Duke University, where he received his B.S. in Economics and Computer Science and a minor in math.
Chairman of the Board