Nico Perez is the Co-founder and CEO of Mixcloud - an Internet music platform that enables millions of creators from around the globe to legally stream music, generate income and get closer to their fans.
He was selected as a Young Advisor to the EU Commission Vice President on the Digital Agenda for Europe, has mentored for the Founder Institute incubator program, and is an advisor to various startups. Prior to Mixcloud, Perez worked in the renewable energy industry, helping design wind farms.
He has spoken at international conferences and events including SXSW, UNESCO, MusicBiz, SFMusicTech, A3C, and more. He graduated with a Masters degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Cambridge.