Chris Barbour

Augmented Reality Business Development & Partnerships

Facebook Reality Labs

Chris leads Facebook’s AR Business Development and Partnerships program, focused on growing the mobile AR ecosystem surrounding the Facebook family of apps and advancing the ecosystem towards new device form factors. Prior to joining the Partnerships org at Facebook, Chris was one of the founding members of the company’s Creative Shop which has grown into an industry-leading creative and strategic resource for top-tier marketers. His experience with AR goes back a decade to his tenure leading Global Digital Marketing for adidas. In addition to work, Chris is an artist, poet and practitioner of Zen Buddhism.