Julien Codorniou serves as head of European partnerships at Facebook, overseeing partner relations for companies building on Facebook Platform, also managing platform marketing activities in EMEA. Julien formerly headed up Facebook partnerships with media, commerce and mobile partners in France and Benelux.
Prior to joining Facebook, he was director of business development at Microsoft Corp, where he led the global launch of the Microsoft BizSpark Program and then managed the team responsible for creating and managing strategic partnerships in France. He started his career in the venture capital industry.
Julien serves at the boards of Le Monde and Avanquest Software (Euronext: AVQ). He’s the author of the book: The Kelkoo.com success story, published by Pearson in 2005.