Deezer appoints MD Latam with the support of 360Leaders

The global music streaming player Deezer has welcomed Oscar Castellano on-board as its new Managing Director for Latin America. Castellano joins Deezer from Brightstar, where he was VP Global Distribution. At Deezer he will be reporting into Chief International Officer and will be responsible for leading the entire LATAM region.

Deezer is a global web-based music streaming service available in over 180 countries. With 16 million monthly active users and five million paid subscribers, Deezer offers true music fans unlimited access to a catalogue of 40 million tracks and over 30,000 radio channels. Deezer allows users to listen to an extensive range of audio content from all the major global record labels and a growing roster of indies.

Oscar Catellano has over 20 years of industry experience and joins with  a deep knowledge of the global Telecomm market and its dynamics across the entire value chain. He previously held various senior positions at BlackBerry and spent the last three years at Brightstar, where he managed multiple Tier 1 partner relationships. At Deezer he will be tasked with managing and growing existing markets as well as developing the strategic go-to-market for, and establishing  new operations, in new countries across the region.