Business Leader | CFO | Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) | Digital Commerce | Advisor & Board Member | Strategic Investor
Portland, Oregon Metropolitan Area
Board Observer @ Avnera Corporation From 2007 to 2009 (2 years) Board Observer @ Fabrik From 2006 to 2008 (2 years) Board Observer @ Mediabolic From 2004 to 2007 (3 years) Board Member @ betaworks Trustee @ Multnomah Athletic Club From 2010 to 2013 (3 years) Board Observer @ FlowPlay From 2007 to 2013 (6 years) Board...
Board Observer @ Avnera Corporation From 2007 to 2009 (2 years) Board Observer @ Fabrik From 2006 to 2008 (2 years) Board Observer @ Mediabolic From 2004 to 2007 (3 years) Board Member @ betaworks Trustee @ Multnomah Athletic Club From 2010 to 2013 (3 years) Board Observer @ FlowPlay From 2007 to 2013 (6 years) Board Observer @ PARADE TECHNOLOGY LTD. From 2007 to 2013 (6 years) Board Observer @ iControl Networks From 2006 to 2013 (7 years) Associate @ LaSalle Partners (now Jones Lang LaSalle) Conducted real estate investment and asset management for about 6M square feet of Class A office and retail space valued at ~$1B primarily advising Dai-ichi Life on key ownership decisions. Also performed financial analysis for a broad array of real estate transactions including sale/leasebacks, workouts, corporate relocations, transaction advisory services and individual asset as well as portfolio management assignments. From 1993 to 1996 (3 years) Vice President and Partner @ Orca Capital Corporation Directed Software and Communications Investment Banking practice at boutique firm. Executed private equity financings, debt restructurings, merger and acquisition transactions, technology and product license agreements and advisory / valuation assignments. Owned transactions end-to-end: identification and origination, research and preparation of offering documents, distribution to capital markets, structure and negotiation of deal terms and management of final due diligence and documentation. Completed NASD Series 7 and Series 63 examinations. From 1996 to 1999 (3 years) Senior Vice President of Business @ Postmates Inc. VP, Digital Commerce Operations & New Business Models @ Nike Drove Operations for Nike’s fast-growth digital commerce business (35% revenue growth in FY19), balancing daily operational execution with defining and launching new capabilities. Led >100-person global operations team with dotted-line leadership of teams totaling ~300 people. Key focus areas include omnichannel, seasonal readiness, international expansion, pricing and promotions, payments / fraud, web and app operations, post-purchase experiences and new business model/service investigations. From 2018 to 2019 (1 year) CFO, Nike Direct & Digital @ Nike Led Nike Direct’s global finance team with end-to-end responsibility for financial planning, performance improvements and investment prioritization as well as insight into financial and non-financial KPIs that drove business results. Implemented Nike’s global direct-to-consumer (digital, stores and experiences/technology) financial plans and strategy, accomplishing aggressive growth and margin goals ($10.4B revenue in FY18 and Nike’s fasted growing and most profitable division). From 2016 to 2018 (2 years) VP, Partnerships @ Nike Established Nike’s expanding initiative to collaborate with innovative, digital companies that compliment and accelerate the goal to inspire, serve and connect with consumers. Defined Nike’s partnership and marketplace strategy for driving direct consumer relationships and engagement. From 2015 to 2016 (1 year) Head of Finance & Strategy, Nike Digital @ Nike Drove finance and strategy for Nike’s “Integrated Digital” effort which included 4 key digital functions: Commerce, Brand, Engineering and Products / Experiences. Aligned strategy, prioritization, investment allocation and execution across disparate, rapidly evolving organizations. From 2013 to 2015 (2 years) Managing Director, Investments @ Intel Capital Headed consumer investment practice at one of the world’s largest and most successful corporate venture capital organizations. Investments primarily focused on consumer and Internet-related areas including mobile, social, gaming and communications companies based in US but also covered China, Israel, Eastern Europe, UK, India and Brazil.- Led small team of senior investment professionals, investing ~$300M in 50+ companies.- Achieved very high cumulative IRRs with 5 resulting in IPOs and many being acquired by companies such as Comcast, Naspers, Hitachi and Intel.- Collaborated closely with management teams to build and grow their companies, often as a Board Member or Observer.In his role, Mike served as a Board member or Board observer on a myriad of companies including Parade Technologies, Betaworks, iControl, Flowplay, Fabrik, Avnera, and Mediabolic.Investments in private companies which are representative of Mike’s and his teams' investment activity include the following:Exited --- Phoenix New Media (IPO on the NYSE)- Parade Technologies (IPO on the GreTai Exchange)- Yume (IPO on the NYSE)- Montage Technology Group (IPO on NASDAQ)- iMall (acquired by Naspers)- Openfeint (acquired by Gree)- Olaworks (acquired by Intel)- Mediabolic (acquired by Rovi)- iControl (acquired by Comcast and Alarm.com)- Fabrik (acquired by Hitachi)- Oplus (acquired by Intel)- and many others via M&A From 1999 to 2013 (14 years)
2007 to 2009
2006 to 2008
2004 to 2007
Multnomah Athletic Club
2010 to 2013
2007 to 2013
PARADE TECHNOLOGY LTD.
2007 to 2013
2006 to 2013
LaSalle Partners (now Jones Lang LaSalle)
1993 to 1996
Orca Capital Corporation
Vice President and Partner
1996 to 1999
Senior Vice President of Business
VP, Digital Commerce Operations & New Business Models
2018 to 2019
CFO, Nike Direct & Digital
2016 to 2018
2015 to 2016
Head of Finance & Strategy, Nike Digital
2013 to 2015
Managing Director, Investments
1999 to 2013
What company does Mike Buckley work for?
Mike Buckley works for Avnera Corporation
What is Mike Buckley's role at Avnera Corporation?
Mike Buckley is Board Observer
What industry does Mike Buckley work in?
Mike Buckley works in the Consumer Goods industry.
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