Robert is a Technical Product Manager at Spotify with a strong engineering background. He graduated from the University of Waterloo in Canada with a focus on distributed systems. Upon graduation he worked as an infrastructure engineer for LinkedIn before deciding to move to Sweden and join Spotify. After working on data collection as an engineer he transitioned in to the product role on his team. He now leads two teams of infrastructure, data, and mobile engineers, with the mission of making Data Collection at Spotify a solved problem. Last winter Robert co-authored a blog post about Spotify’s data collection infrastructure, and spoke about it at Google Next UK.