Year: 2022

Oana Ruxandra

Chief Digital Officer & EVP of Business Development,
Warner Music Group

Oana Ruxandra serves as Chief Digital Officer & EVP of Business Development for Warner Music Group. She came into the role after having served as EVP, New Business Channels, Chief Acquisition Officer.

Overseeing the company’s global digital partnerships and negotiations, Ruxandra and her team are charged with exploring new forms of commercial innovation and creating new digital revenue opportunities as well as maximizing relationships with key existing partners. At the same time, Ruxandra and her team attract non-traditional partners, and identify unconventional M&A opportunities for the company.

Ruxandra previously spent four years at WMG, where she advanced to VP of Digital Strategy and Business Development. In 2016, she moved to Universal Music Group for a two-year stint as SVP of Digital Strategy and Partnerships. Ruxandra began her career in the financial industry, working at Constellation Capital Management and BlackRock. She holds a B.A. degree in Economics and Political Science from Columbia University and an M.B.A. from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.