Joakim Jonsson, General Manager, EMEA

Joakim manages the EMEA business for 6Connex, ensuring seamless support from sales through program success.  An industry pioneer, Joakim has been leading teams in the virtual events and webcasting space since 2009, and he has helped to shape the virtual program strategy for global brands like Google, Deloitte, The Economist and BP.  His past positions include Regional Sales Director, APAC at ON24 and Head of Sales and Marketing at Virtue. Joakim holds a Bachelor degree in Business studies from Halmstad University, Sweden & CVNP, Bilbao, Spain.

Joakim’s passion is to create world-class online experiences. He believes the key to success is to focus on the strengths of online versus trying to replicate the physical world. He also has a difficult-to-explain habit of pushing it to the limit in extreme endurance events in remote part of the world.