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Husani Oakley
Chief Technology Officer
Deutsch NY

NEW YORK, USA // Husani is a start-up and technology veteran with nearly fifteen years of building, creating and developing world-class digital experiences. A lead practitioner for Deutsch’s AI innovation studio, Great Machine, he works across clients including Anheuser-Busch, Reebok, PNC Bank, Siemens, Booz Allen Hamilton and AT&T.

Start-up creds for Husani include GoldBean, a fintech startup focusing on women, millennials, and POC, founding digital agency Oakley + Partners, and cultural event newsletter Flavorpill. While at Wieden + Kennedy as Director of Creative Technology, Husani worked on brands including Nike, Heineken, Target, and Delta. Recognized as a thought leader, he’s spoken at The White House, ad:tech, and SXSW.