Anna R.

Experienced Executive with 12+ years in IT, Venture Capital, Consulting

United States of America
English, Finnish

Business leader and tech enthusiast. Bold entrepreneur not afraid of challenges but inspired by them. Huge believer in the power of storytelling. Founded a venture-backed startup Zvook.co. Building th...see more

  • Digital & Broadcast Media
  • C-Level & Leadership

450

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

CEO & co-founder

Zvook.co
4 years
Current position
May 2019 - Present
Podcast advertising is broken. We fix it. Every other American consumer listens to podcasts. 88% of them are open to hearing ads, and 76% have acted on a podcast ad. Yet, brands strug...see more

Entrepreneur In Residence

Antler
5 months
Jan 2019 - Jun 2019
One of 100 global founders in the cohort as a part of Antler's startup generator program. Co-founded Zvook.co that Antler invested in after the program.

Founder and Head of Slush Singapore

Slush
3 years
May 2016 - Apr 2019
Slush Singapore was created as a platform bridging Southeast Asia with the rest of the world, connecting founders and helping the next generation of entrepreneurs forward. It is more t...see more

CEO

PineCone
4 years
Apr 2015 - Dec 2018
PineCone is a Singapore-registered business helping tech companies enter the Southeast Asian market via Singapore as a hub. No, it’s not another consulting company to give you advice. P...see more

Sales Manager

Meltwater Group
2 years
Jul 2012 - Sep 2014
Responsible for driving sales in Southeast Asia, acquiring new clients & establishing lasting client relationships across the region. Strong consultative approach in the field of online...see more

Sales Consultant

Meltwater Group
9 months
Sep 2011 - Jun 2012
Responsible for driving sales in Southeast Asia, acquiring new clients & establishing lasting client relationships across the region. Strong consultative approach in the field of online...see more

Marketing Executive

Da Vinci Media
4 months
Nov 2010 - Mar 2011
Developing the company's marketing & PR activities in the Eastern European markets. Contributing to the graphic design and planning of the marketing material. Responsible for social med...see more

Concept Designer & Copy Writer

Nitro ID
5 months
Nov 2009 - Apr 2010
Working with clients to develop various marketing campaigns. Creating content for marketing campaigns, presentations & websites.

Member of the Chamber

Junior Chamber International
2 years
Jan 2009 - Dec 2010
A global network of young leaders and entrepreneurs. 2009: Local Project Manager for "Young Manager of the Year". 2009: 1st place in the Speech Competition, Regional Championship of th...see more

City Councilor

City of Lappeenranta
2 years
Jan 2009 - Oct 2010
Elected by the citizens in the municipal election of Lappeenranta. Additional positions of trust: Vice President of the Committee on Sports and Youth, Vice Member of the City Governmen...see more

Copy Writer

Mediakolmio Oy
6 months
Dec 2008 - Jun 2009
Working with clients to develop various marketing campaigns. Creating content for marketing campaigns, presentations & websites.

Deputy Project Coordinator

City of Lappeenranta
2 years
Mar 2007 - Sep 2008
Financial coordination of a 3-million-euro EU project portfolio containing projects the city of Lappeenranta was involved in and/or was responsible for administrating (Interreg, ESR etc...see more

Editor-in-Chief & Member of the Executive Board

Enklaavi ry
11 months
Jan 2006 - Dec 2006
Student Union of Business Administration Students, Lappeenranta University of Technology. Tasks as the Editor-in-Chief of the student magazine Kyylef: content creation, writing article...see more

Assistant

Southeast Finland and St.Petersburg Region Brussels Office
6 months
May 2005 - Nov 2005
A regional EU office for Southeast Finland and St.Petersburg region. Gathering the relevant information from the EU-level & communicating back to the regional stakeholders. Representin...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Digital & Broadcast Media

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership