Erik is a Managing Director at The Raine Group. Erik has over 15 years’ experience in the media and entertainment sector. At Raine, he leads the Los Angeles office and Raine’s efforts in Entertainment and Content. He has been a part of a number of Raine’s investments and advisory transactions in the entertainment space with clients including Universal, Warner Bros., STX Entertainment, dick clark productions, Legendary Entertainment, Village Roadshow and Endeavor. Erik has worked extensively in the digital media space and has completed transactions with companies including Vice Media, Tastemade, Fandango, Cheddar, TV Time and Uproxx. Erik is on the Board of Directors of Imagine Entertainment and Propagate Content. Prior to Raine, he spent six years working in the entertainment industry, most recently as Vice President of Production and Development at Nick Wechsler Productions. Erik was named as one of Hollywood’s Top 20 Dealmakers of 2016 by the Hollywood Reporter and was named in Variety’s annual Dealmakers Impact Report 2016.
Erik has a B.A. from Georgetown University and an M.B.A from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.