Speaker Profile

Husani Oakley
Executive Vice President, Director of Technology and Innovation / Deutsch NY

Husani Oakley is a startup and technology veteran with nearly 15 years of building, creating, and developing world-class digital experiences. In his current role, he works across clients, including AB InBev, Booz Allen Hamilton, Reebok, Siemens, and PNC Bank, among others.

Mr. Oakley’s startup experience includes founding digital agency Oakley + Partners, cofounding the cultural event newsletter Flavorpill, modern furniture company Atlantico USA, and Squaretangle — a start-up that developed and executed technology-driven businesses and projects. He joined Deutsch from GoldBean, a fintech startup focusing on women, millennials, and POC, providing investment advice, and ongoing financial education.

On the speaking circuit, Mr. Oakley has shared his expertise at The White House, ad:tech, and SXSW, among others. He is also the executive producer at SESSIONS IN DANCE, a contemporary dance company based in Brooklyn.