About
OUR TEAM

SAM JENKINSCEO & CO-FOUNDER

Sam helps drive the company's vision, strategy and growth as it provides interesting and unique ways for football clubs to build their communities.

Sam met co-founder Sam Jasper in his junior football days playing for New Zealand age group sides together through their teens. Sam has represented New Zealand at U17, U20, U23 and A International and been lucky enough to play in Under 20 World Cups, Olympic Games and World Cup Qualifying tournaments.

He has a huge passion for youth football and his dream is to use software to build the world's largest football community. Outside of football he loves reading, travelling and running marathons.

MIKE SIMPSONVP SALES, MARKETING & CO-FOUNDER

At MY F.C. Mike is responsible for global sales, and the strategy and execution of all aspects of our marketing. He will ensure the companies vision and core values are represented with precision in the global eye.

Football is a huge part of Mike’s life, currently plying his trade for the mighty Western Spring’s FC and is a die-hard Everton fan. He has held key leadership roles in sales, marketing and advertising over the past 5 years at Magnum Advertising & Design where he creates outstanding results for global brands.

Mike has been good friends with Sam since 2011 and they have combined well a number of times to deliver silverware to their 7-a-side team.

SAM JASPERVP COMMUNITY, PRODUCT & CO-FOUNDER

Sam is an integral part of the MY F.C. team. One of his primary roles is to lead the community & product team. He is always looking for ways we can add new features and build MY F.C. into the worlds largest and most engaged football community.

A self-proclaimed football "geek", Sam has spent his entire life immersed in football on and off the field. Sam is a former professional footballer who has represented New Zealand at U-17, U-20 and A International level. He has also coached youth teams so knows the struggles both players, coaches and managers face on a daily basis, particularly in terms of administration.

Outside of football, sam enjoys getting out on the golf course and is currently playing off a 9 handicap.

IGOR TRUBNIKOVCTO

As CTO Igor is responsible for the successful execution of the company's business mission through development and deployment of MY F.C. software platform and leading the development team.

Igor is a versatile software engineer with experience delivering software solutions and building and leading high-performance teams. With over 10 years of experience, having held various technical leadership roles. He was also co-founder of Matchup Limited, a small startup creating a football management simulator, and previous startups, Boolba Labs LLC, was focused on creating mobile games, where he successfully built and managed a team of 20+ people, making titles with 10+ million downloads.

Igor has a PhD in mathmatics and outside of MY F.C. loves to spend time with his family, play video games and work out.

KIRYL KAVALENKAVP ENGINEERING

As our VP of Engineering Kiryl works closely with Igor to help lead the development team. Kiryl is responsible for getting the product shipped and ensuring the team is hitting the mark.

He enjoys playing football for his social 7-a-side team and supports Belarusian and Ukrainian teams playing in European club competitions. Kiryl is the winner of MY F.C. corporate EURO 2016 Fantasy League :)

Outside of MY F.C. Kiryl enjoys spending quality time with his wife and two sons. His oldest son plays for Fencibles AFC grade 7 junior team.

 

JOIN THE MY F.C. TEAM

We are always looking for people who share our vision, values and passion. Much like when a 13 year old Lionel Messi walked in the door of the F.C Barcelona academy and changed the game of football forever some things are just meant to be. If you think you can be our Messi or are the Cristiano Ronaldo of software development and are interested in joining the lineup.

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