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Oscar Höglund

Co-founder and CEO , Epidemic Sound

Oscar Höglund is Co-founder and CEO of Epidemic Sound, a MusicTech company on a mission to soundtrack the world. Over his 20 year career, Oscar has founded several start-ups and is known for his bold innovations and proven business results such as Epidemic Sound becoming one of Sweden’s latest billion-dollar companies.

Since its inception in 2009, Oscar has led Epidemic Sound’s journey to become the market leader of royalty-free music for storytellers and is responsible for the company’s global expansion strategy. Epidemic Sound has garnered critical acclaim for its democratization of music and innovative digital rights model that helps creators use music freely while simultaneously supporting musicians both financially and creatively. Oscar founded Epidemic Sound from a stint at one of the leading TV production companies in Sweden, Zodiak Television.


About Epidemic Sound
Founded: 2009  |  HQ: Sweden  |  Funding: $510M |  Industry: Music