Child brings nearly two decades of finance experience to the role. Most recently, he was Vice President of Finance for Amazon.com's $14 billion International business. Previously, Jason held key finance leadership roles for Amazon in Germany and Japan, also serving in Investor Relations, Technology, Marketing and as Worldwide Corporate Controller. Prior to Jason’s nearly 12 years at Amazon, he spent more than seven years at Arthur Andersen where he was a CPA and Consulting Manager.
“Groupon is one of the most amazing businesses I have ever seen,” said Child. “I am thrilled to join a great team that is attacking one of the biggest opportunities in e-commerce today.”
Child received a Bachelor of Arts in finance with an accounting concentration from University of Washington. He and his family have relocated from Seattle to Chicago.
Groupon, launched in November 2008 in Chicago, features a daily deal on the best stuff to do, eat, see and buy in more than 300 markets around the world. Groupon uses collective buying power to offer unbeatable prices and provide a win-win for businesses and consumers, delivering more than 650 daily deals globally. For more information, visit http://www.groupon.com.