SoundCloud, as the name suggests, is a music sharing service over the cloud. It allows users to upload original music and share them with users all over the world. Users upload audio worth 12 hours each minute on the website, and over 175 million unique users access SoundCloud every month.
Swedish sound designer Alexander Ljung and Swedish Artist Eric Wahlforss founded SoundCloud in Stockholm, Sweden. Ljung holds the position of CEO while Wahlforss holds the position of CTO. Ljung is a Marketing Major from Stockholm School of Economics while he studied M.Sc. in Media technology from KTH Royal Institute of Technology. At SF Anytime, he worked for three months as a product and business developer on a specific project.