I draw upon 30 yearsʼ of experience working in the music industry with over half that time spent in various roles within music publishing. I A&R Assistant Sony/ATV – Scout and A&R Manager A7 Music – Song Plugger On The Fiddle Publishing (Levellers) – Catalogue Manager Polar Patrol (Snow Patrol) – Director Spirit/B-Unique – Creative Manager 13 Artists Publishing – General Manager. During my career I have signed: Snow Patrol, Belle, and Sebastian, Here We Go Magic, Nadine Shah & Psychedelic Porn Crumpets amongst others. I have negotiated sub-publishing deals with Kobalt and Warner Chappell and subsequently managed the relationships on a worldwide basis. I have been involved in licensing music to Bacardi, Namco Bandai, Warner Brothers, Jacobs Coffee, Westpac Bank, and Fox 2000.
My work encompasses A&R, Sync/Licensing, Publishing Advice, Mentoring, and Catalogue Optimisation.