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Ronny Krieger’s passion and curiosity for art and creativity has been the driving force behind what he does, and for over 25 years now he’s been a staple in the music, tech and creative industries. After starting his career in banking and corporate lending, he followed his true passion for music as an artist, DJ and producer for many years.
Ronny is a member of the vut board (the German independent music association) and a member of the expert committee for "Digitalisation and AI" at the German Cultural Council.
He occasionally teaches Digital Media, Social Media Marketing, International Music Business and other music and tech related topics.
Previously, Ronny was a freelance consultant and advisor for companies like FatDrop, DJBroadcast, Shutterstock, Digitally Imported, Skoove, LANDR, Native Instruments, worked with artists like Modeselektor and Moderat, served as the VP and CPO of Beatport, as well as CEO of MOD Devices in Germany.
Currently, Ronny is the GM of Patreon Europe establishing the new central European presence of the company in Berlin. At Patreon, Ronny is helping fund the creative class through working directly with digital creators in music, podcasting, video and beyond to establish a successful membership program and expand their creative businesses.
Ronny resides in Berlin with his wife and two children. He’s an avid member of the Crossfit community, logging 10 hours a week at the gym, finished several Tough Mudder obstacle races and completed his first 24 hour nonstop fitness team competition at the end of last year.