Experience: Owen’s background is in online businesses including online media and online gaming. He is also a chartered accountant. He was a non-executive director of Plumbee Limited from May 2012 to January 2015, finance director at Ovo Energy from July 2012 to September 2014 and non-executive chairman of fanduel.com, the online fantasy sports site, from November 2009 to December 2011. Owen also held senior finance positions at Joost, King.com, Betfair and of FT.com between 1999 and 2010 and was director of finance and performance measurement of Pearson plc from 2002 to 2003.
Other roles: Owen is non-executive chairman of Find a Player Limited, a start-up sports network business, and of Brighter World Energy, a start-up energy retail business.