managing director, EMEA

Opera Mediaworks

With over a decade of experience in mobile, three last years has seen Mark Slade expand Opera Mediaworks from a London startup to a European mobile consultancy.

After founding 4th Screen Advertising in 2007 he successfully led the business to acquisition in 2012 by Opera Mediaworks, where he heads up the company with offices in six countries.

During the past 12 months he has led the team in understanding the different cultures and nuances of bringing the markets together, resulting in revenue growth of over 200 per cent and increased headcount from 50 to 200 people across the region.