Former Facebook, YouTube, and Yahoo! executive Gideon Yu is now a part owner of the 49ers. The announcement came Thursday along with word NFL owners approved a $200 million loan for a new stadium in Santa Clara.
Yu was the chief financial officer for Facebook and YouTube before joining the 49ers as the team’s Chief Strategy Officer last April. Yu was in that CFO post at YouTube during its sale to Google for $1.65 billion in 2006.