Daniel Ek
  • Name Daniel Ek, Spotify
  • Industry Technology
  • Bio The serial entrepreneur and technologist started his first company in 1997 at the age of 14, and then co-founded Spotify in 2006 with Martin Lorentzon. His alliances with power-players like Sean Parker helped facilitate the U.S. launch of the music service and it’s vital integration with Facebook. Prior to Spotify, Daniel founded the online advertising company Advertigo, and held senior roles at Nordic auction company Tradera. Daniel was also CTO at Stardoll, a fashion and entertainment community for tweens.