Kip Levin is the President and Chief Operating Officer of FanDuel Group, an innovative sports-tech entertainment company that is changing the way consumers engage with their favorite sports, teams, and leagues. FanDuel Group consists of a portfolio of leading brands across gaming, sports betting, daily fantasy sports, advance-deposit wagering, and television. The brands include FanDuel, TVG, Betfair and DRAFT.
Kip also serves as Chief Executive Officer of TVG, America’s national horse racing network and leading advanced-deposit wagering platform, a position he has held since April of 2014 when he became the CEO of Paddy Power Betfair’s US operations. Under Kip’s leadership, FanDuel Group launched its first US retail and online sports betting product, the FanDuel SportsBook, in July 2018.
As Chief Executive Officer of TVG, Kip oversaw TVG’s acquisition of HRTV to form TVG 2 and the launch of TVG’s first OTT product WatchTVG. He also was responsible for the US rollout of Betfair’s exchange wagering platform in New Jersey, the growth of Betfair’s US online casino, and the acquisition of the daily fantasy company DRAFT.
Before joining TVG, Kip served in various senior executive roles at LiveNation and Ticketmaster, including Executive Vice President of Ticketmaster’s multi-billion dollar e- commerce business. In this role, he oversaw day-to-day operations of Ticketmaster.com and its expansion into mobile and ticket resale.
Kip holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Vermont and currently resides with his family in Santa Monica.