As Digital Product Development Director, Nathan has strategic responsibility for Penguin’s blossoming digital portfolio and focus on product innovation. He seeks out and brokers partnerships to bring the best of current and future technologies and implementing product development across all digital channels and in multiple markets. This range will include multiple app platforms, new ebook and web technologies, the capabilities of new devices, in conjunction with gaming and connected TV partners and much more.
Nathan came to Penguin from Universal Music where he oversaw digital strategy for major artists including U2 and The Rolling Stones and handled Universal’s relationships with key digital partners including iTunes, Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, BT and Sky. He was also instrumental in shaping the company’s strategy for streaming, subscriptions, apps, virtual merchandise and anti-piracy and launched Spotify as well as negotiating deals with Shazam, eBay, Xbox and PS3.