About The Speaker
Rita Wang is the president and head of acquisitions for Crunchyroll K.K., the Japanese headquarters of the world’s most popular anime brand. Crunchyroll currently has more than 45 million registered users and two million subscribers globally. In this role, Wang oversees content licensing, acquisition strategy and local Japanese operations for the platform. Wang brings with her over 15 years of experience in content licensing and strategic acquisition. She joined Crunchyroll from Nelke Planning Co., where she was the project planning producer. Prior to that, she lead acquisitions at Mighty Media Co. as the general manager of the Tokyo branch. Wang is a graduate of The World College of Journalism and Communications.