Steinunn is the CTO and founder of Totoli, a Berlin-based start-up helping kids navigate the digital world. She has over 15 years of experience in the Media Tech industry, as a researcher, hands-on engineer, and leader. Before founding Totoli she was a Senior Director of Engineering at Native Instruments, a leading manufacturer of software and complementary hardware for music production and DJ-ing, where she led a team of 80 engineers.
Throughout her career, she has constantly pushed forward on innovation and the use of emerging technology in product creation – especially focusing on accessibility and how to onboard future generations to music and media technology in a sustainable way.
Steinunn holds a B.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Iceland and an M.A. in Music Science and Technology and an M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, both from Stanford University.