Niklas Mårten Zennström is a Swedish entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 10 companies, among them: STS Media, Inc., Rdio, Inc. and Skype Technologies SA and who has been the head of 9 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Partner & Chief Executive Officer at Atomico (UK) Partners LLP, Chief Executive Officer of European Commission and Chief Executive Officer for Everyday.com.
He is also on the board of 10 other companies.
Niklas Mårten Zennström previously occupied the position of Chief Executive Officer of Skype Ltd. (he founded the company in 2002), Advisor at Acumen Fund, Inc., Director-Internet Services at Tele2 Danmark A, Product Manager at Tele2 AB, Chief Executive Officer of Joost Technologies NV (he founded the company in 2006), Chief Executive Officer at KaZaA BV (he founded the company in 2000), Chief Executive Officer of Skype Sweden AB (he founded the company), Chief Executive Officer for Skype Technologies (he founded the company in 2002) and Director at Rdio, Inc.
Mr. Zennström received an undergraduate degree from the University of Uppsala.