General Manager, USA, ACast
Oskar is a business executive with 12 years of experience building and growing media and tech companies. Prior to joining Acast as General Manager for their North American expansion and operations, Oskar spent 5+ years at Spotify building out the commercial success in Europe before being tapped to introduce the disruptive music service to the US. The highly anticipated 2011 launch was a mission critical task for the start-up and marked the beginning of the streaming leaders global expansion and success. Oskar came most recently from US media and entertainment company iHeartMedia, serving as Vice President of Connections, a business development arm of the radio giant’s management team focusing on new formats and partnerships. In addition, he also spent time in Mountain View at mobile AI startup Quixey and advises tech companies looking to expand globally.