Head of Fantasy Sports | Yahoo!
Clifton Ma is the current Head of Fantasy Sports at Yahoo! where he oversees the business across all platforms including strategy, registration, monetization, content, partnerships and acquisitions. As one of the leading Fantasy Sports platforms, Yahoo! serves millions of passionate users every month across our numerous games. He has been at Yahoo! since 2007, previously in Strategy & Business Operations across Yahoo! Sports, Games and Entertainment where he worked on the acquisition of Citizen Sports, and partnerships with EA Pogo and Oberon Media. He recently drove partnerships with the NBA & Turner Sports and Automated Insights, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Fantasy Sports Trade Association.
Prior to Yahoo!, Clifton worked in Business Development at the Disney Interactive Media Group focusing on strategic partnerships and M&A. From 1998 to 2002, he worked as a consultant at Arthur Andersen across various industries including technology, telecom, and energy.
Clifton holds a BS in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Born and raised in Northern California, he is a passionate Cal Bears, 49ers, and Oakland A’s fan.