Oskar is the Managing Partner in charge of Rakuten’s growth venture investments in industries such as Fintech, Mobility, Digital Media, and Healthcare.
Previously, Oskar acquired extensive investment, advisory and operational experience in the financial industry, including banking at JP Morgan and Merrill Lynch, private equity and retail financial services in North America and Europe. Oskar is responsible for Rakuten’s mobility investments, including ride-sharing leaders Lyft and Careem, as well as leading on-demand delivery leader Glovo.
Other key investments sourced include Fintech disruptors such as BlueVine, Upstart, Azimo, Currencycloud, and Acorns among others. Recent investments include Fever, a millennial data-driven entertainment curation platform. Oskar earned his MBA at Harvard Business School and BA at ICADE in Spain.