A veteran digital media and technology executive, Jeff is well known for his business acumen and experience helping companies scale their operations and grow globally.
Jeff is currently an Executive-in-Residence with Greylock Partners, a leading Silicon Valley based venture capital firm, and he most recently served as Spotify’s Chief Revenue Officer from 2011 to 2016. In that role, Jeff oversaw Spotify’s global paid and free businesses, as well as its global market expansion and business development strategy. In his five years with Spotify, Jeff led the company’s global acceleration from 1mm subscribers to more than 40+mm subscribers and built its advertising business into one of the top ten largest global media outlets. He also grew Spotify’s physical footprint from 11 countries to over 60 markets worldwide.
Prior to Spotify, Jeff served President of Global Advertising and Strategy at AOL from 2009 – 2011 where he was responsible for the overall revenue business including premium display, Advertising.com, research, marketing, ADTECH, and branded entertainment. Jeff joined AOL with CEO Tim Armstrong as part of the turnaround team charged with spinning AOL out from Time Warner and standing AOL up as an independent public company.
Before AOL, Levick held various global roles at Google from 2001 to 2009 where he was an original member of its advertising team. While at Google, Levick was Vice President of Industry Development and Marketing, Americas, as well as Director of the European Vertical Markets Group in London, and a member of Google’s executive management team for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) from 2005 to 2007.
A frequent lecturer on topics related to media, marketing and global advertising trends, Levick currently serves on the Board of Directors of Zurich based, Telalytics, and has also served on the Board of Directors of the IAB, the AAF, as well as a Director of Church & Dwight (NYSE: CHD). He is also a 2010 inductee to the AAF Hall of Achievement. Levick holds a B.A. from New York University and a law degree from DePaul University in Chicago.
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