Blake Jorgensen

Blake Jorgensen

Executive Vice President, Special Projects
Electronic Arts Inc.

Blake Jorgensen is Executive Vice President of Special Projects at leading video game company Electronic Arts Inc. (“EA”), which he joined in 2012 as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Jorgensen has over 20 years of experience in finance across various industries with a deep understanding of finance, consumer products, technology and gaming. Mr. Jorgensen served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of EA from September 2012 to March 2022, and as EA’s Chief Operating Officer from April 2018 to October 2021. Since 2012, he has also managed EA’s Business Development team which is in charge of all licensing deals in sports and entertainment, as well as the Corporate Development team which is in charge of all M&A and partnerships.

Prior to joining EA, Mr. Jorgensen served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Levi Strauss & Co. from July 2009 to August 2012 and was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Yahoo! Inc. from June 2007 to June 2009. Before joining Yahoo! Inc., Mr. Jorgensen also served as the Chief Operating Officer and Co-Director of Investment Banking at Thomas Weisel Partners, which he cofounded in 1998. He has also held financial and operational positions at Montgomery Securities, MAC Group/Gemini Consulting and Marakon Associates. Mr. Jorgensen earned his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and his undergraduate degree from Stanford University.

Mr. Jorgensen brings to the Board impressive expertise in capital allocation, gaming, consumer products and technology, in addition to a proven track record of shareholder value creation.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • More than a decade as a senior executive at a leading digital gaming company.
  • Deep experience across finance, operations, consumer products, technology and gaming.
  • Expertise in capital allocation as a C-suite executive at multiple public companies, completing multiple significant M&A transactions throughout his career.
  • Consistent track record of driving growth and shareholder returns.
  • Demonstrated change agent leading a shift in revenue mix from legacy format to next generation interactivity in a leading digital gaming company.

OTHER CURRENT PUBLIC COMPANY BOARDS

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FORMER PUBLIC COMPANY BOARDS HELD IN THE PAST FIVE YEARS

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Independent Director