Global Chief Operating Officer and President, International
Wolfgang Blau is Global Chief Operating Officer & President, International at Condé Nast, overseeing the the company’s operations across Asia, Europe and Latin America as well as the following global functions: Product & Technology, Data, Licensing, Global Editorial Operations, Business Development and Delivery & Business Transformation. Prior to Condé Nast, Blau served as Executive Director of Digital Strategy at The Guardian and as Editor-in-Chief of Zeit Online, a position that won him Germany’s Chief Editor of the Year award. He started his career as a radio news anchor and worked for seven years in California as a Silicon Valley reporter and columnist for German national newspapers and broadcasters. Wolfgang is on the Reuter’s Institute Advisory Board and also serves as a Trustee on the board of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation.