Timothy Armoo  CEO, Fanbytes  Timothy Armoo is the 23 year old CEO of Fanbytes, the worlds largest Snapchat influencer network helping brands like Universal, Warner, Sony and Apply Music to reach Generation Z on Snapchat. Fanbytes is Timo's 3rd company, having started his first at 14 and selling his second at 17. His entrepreneurial exploits have won him several awards including a Huffington Post Entrepreneur Award, 30u30 and being the youngest person ever to win the Black British Business Award.

Timothy Armoo
CEO, Fanbytes

Timothy Armoo is the 23 year old CEO of Fanbytes, the worlds largest Snapchat influencer network helping brands like Universal, Warner, Sony and Apply Music to reach Generation Z on Snapchat. Fanbytes is Timo's 3rd company, having started his first at 14 and selling his second at 17. His entrepreneurial exploits have won him several awards including a Huffington Post Entrepreneur Award, 30u30 and being the youngest person ever to win the Black British Business Award.

Duncan Byrne  Marketing Director, Involved Group  Duncan oversees marketing at Involved Group, home to leading independent dance labels Anjunabeats and Anjunadeep, as well as Involved Management and Involved Publishing. Prior to working at Involved, Duncan did stints at award winning social and PR agencies in Australia including Mango DDB and One Green Bean. He began his career as a dance music blogger and artist manager in Sydney, Australia.

Duncan Byrne
Marketing Director, Involved Group

Duncan oversees marketing at Involved Group, home to leading independent dance labels Anjunabeats and Anjunadeep, as well as Involved Management and Involved Publishing. Prior to working at Involved, Duncan did stints at award winning social and PR agencies in Australia including Mango DDB and One Green Bean. He began his career as a dance music blogger and artist manager in Sydney, Australia.

Lars Ettrup  CEO & Founder,  Linkfire   #1 marketing and music launch platform used by top record labels and artists globally. Used by 65% of Billboards top 100, Linkfire connects over 600 million fans to music products across 300+ retailers, services and marketplaces.

Lars Ettrup
CEO & Founder, Linkfire

#1 marketing and music launch platform used by top record labels and artists globally. Used by 65% of Billboards top 100, Linkfire connects over 600 million fans to music products across 300+ retailers, services and marketplaces.

Dan Griffiths  Senior Director Interactive Marketing, The Orchard  Griffiths joined The Orchard in early 2013 and is now Senior Director, Interactive Marketing at the company's European Headquarters in London. Recent campaigns have included Jorja Smith ‘Lost & Found’ (FAMM), The XCERTS ‘Hold On To Your Heart’ (Raygun Music) & The Crib '24-7 Rock Star Shit' (Sonic Blew).

Dan Griffiths
Senior Director Interactive Marketing, The Orchard

Griffiths joined The Orchard in early 2013 and is now Senior Director, Interactive Marketing at the company's European Headquarters in London. Recent campaigns have included Jorja Smith ‘Lost & Found’ (FAMM), The XCERTS ‘Hold On To Your Heart’ (Raygun Music) & The Crib '24-7 Rock Star Shit' (Sonic Blew).

Olivia Hobbs  Founder & Director ,  Blackstar London  Olivia is the founder & director of Blackstar London, a creative agency in London who specialise in building innovative campaigns for artists, including, campaign management, digital marketing, social management & creative direction.

Olivia Hobbs
Founder & Director, Blackstar London

Olivia is the founder & director of Blackstar London, a creative agency in London who specialise in building innovative campaigns for artists, including, campaign management, digital marketing, social management & creative direction.

Chaz Jenkins  Chief Commercial Officer, Chartmetric  Chaz is Chief Commercial Officer at Chartmetric, the world's most widely used market analytics platform in the music industry. Chartmetric provides unique market insight, helping users including the major labels, indies, artist managers, agents and promoters find and develop the most exciting artists and reach global audiences. Chaz was previously VP International Marketing at Universal Music Group and founded a succession of Grammy Award-winning labels.

Chaz Jenkins
Chief Commercial Officer, Chartmetric

Chaz is Chief Commercial Officer at Chartmetric, the world's most widely used market analytics platform in the music industry. Chartmetric provides unique market insight, helping users including the major labels, indies, artist managers, agents and promoters find and develop the most exciting artists and reach global audiences. Chaz was previously VP International Marketing at Universal Music Group and founded a succession of Grammy Award-winning labels.

Jane Polubutko  Global Marketing Manager, Kanjian Music  Drawing from six years of on-the-ground experience in China and being part of the Kanjian Music team for the last 2 years, Ukrainian born, Jane Polubotko is a specialist of Chinese social media, branding and marketing. At Kanjian, Jane is responsible for creating customized strategies for artist and music brands as well as supervising the full execution of the marketing plans. She has worked with international labels such as Hospital Records and worldwide known artists like BrainStorm, Courtney Barnett and Jackson Wang. Fluent in Chinese, she is savvy of Chinese culture and traditions and in her free time she enjoys exploring the Chinese endless digital world and its marketing trends. Prior to Kanjian, Jane did master degree in Marketing at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and worked in the Chinese company creating digital campaigns for local market. She is passionate about Shanghai history and architecture.

Jane Polubutko
Global Marketing Manager, Kanjian Music

Drawing from six years of on-the-ground experience in China and being part of the Kanjian Music team for the last 2 years, Ukrainian born, Jane Polubotko is a specialist of Chinese social media, branding and marketing. At Kanjian, Jane is responsible for creating customized strategies for artist and music brands as well as supervising the full execution of the marketing plans. She has worked with international labels such as Hospital Records and worldwide known artists like BrainStorm, Courtney Barnett and Jackson Wang. Fluent in Chinese, she is savvy of Chinese culture and traditions and in her free time she enjoys exploring the Chinese endless digital world and its marketing trends. Prior to Kanjian, Jane did master degree in Marketing at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and worked in the Chinese company creating digital campaigns for local market. She is passionate about Shanghai history and architecture.

Tom Packer  Director, Motive Unknown  Tom is a Director at Digital strategy agency Motive Unknown, helping oversee campaigns and clients including Underworld, Moby, Run The Jewels, fabric Nightclub, EartH, Audeze Headphones as well as working with labels like Because UK, Warp, Kobalt, Domino and Mexican Summer. Before joining Motive Unknown in Spring 2016 Tom spent 9 years heading up all things digital on the management side for artists such as Robyn, M83, Röyksopp, The Knife and Fever Ray among others.

Tom Packer
Director, Motive Unknown

Tom is a Director at Digital strategy agency Motive Unknown, helping oversee campaigns and clients including Underworld, Moby, Run The Jewels, fabric Nightclub, EartH, Audeze Headphones as well as working with labels like Because UK, Warp, Kobalt, Domino and Mexican Summer. Before joining Motive Unknown in Spring 2016 Tom spent 9 years heading up all things digital on the management side for artists such as Robyn, M83, Röyksopp, The Knife and Fever Ray among others.

Jessie Scoullar  Managing Director, Wicksteed Works  Jessie Scoullar is managing director of Wicksteed Works, a London-based agency empowering artists to maximise their potential through connection, communication and coordination of kick-ass direct-to-fan marketing and retail campaigns. She also consults in music licensing. Wicksteed Works clients past and present include Laura Marling, Bic Runga, Mumford & Sons, Paul Kalkbrenner, Elvis Costello, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Eurovision, Neil Finn, Little Boots and Paul McCartney.  In 2014 Jessie published the first comprehensive comparison of direct-to-fan music marketing and retail services, Direct-to-Fan: Which Platform, with expanded and updated editions launched in 2016 and 2018. She cut her teeth on the world of direct-to-fan in the fast-paced environment of Topspin Media's Creative Services team. Before leaving her native New Zealand in 2007, she worked with CRS Management and practised as a commercial solicitor.

Jessie Scoullar
Managing Director, Wicksteed Works

Jessie Scoullar is managing director of Wicksteed Works, a London-based agency empowering artists to maximise their potential through connection, communication and coordination of kick-ass direct-to-fan marketing and retail campaigns. She also consults in music licensing. Wicksteed Works clients past and present include Laura Marling, Bic Runga, Mumford & Sons, Paul Kalkbrenner, Elvis Costello, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Eurovision, Neil Finn, Little Boots and Paul McCartney.

In 2014 Jessie published the first comprehensive comparison of direct-to-fan music marketing and retail services, Direct-to-Fan: Which Platform, with expanded and updated editions launched in 2016 and 2018. She cut her teeth on the world of direct-to-fan in the fast-paced environment of Topspin Media's Creative Services team. Before leaving her native New Zealand in 2007, she worked with CRS Management and practised as a commercial solicitor.

Paul Trueman  General Manager, AWAL  Paul is General Manager at AWAL where he runs the UK and International marketing and digital Accounts teams, overseeing campaigns for AWAL’s roster including Lauv, Nick Cave&The Bad Seeds, Little Simz, Tom Misch, girl in red and Laura Marling. Prior to this, Paul worked at Cooperative Music, running international marketing campaigns for artists including Mumford & Sons, The Black Keys, Major Lazer, Fleet Foxes, Phoenix and Two Door Cinema Club

Paul Trueman
General Manager, AWAL

Paul is General Manager at AWAL where he runs the UK and International marketing and digital Accounts teams, overseeing campaigns for AWAL’s roster including Lauv, Nick Cave&The Bad Seeds, Little Simz, Tom Misch, girl in red and Laura Marling. Prior to this, Paul worked at Cooperative Music, running international marketing campaigns for artists including Mumford & Sons, The Black Keys, Major Lazer, Fleet Foxes, Phoenix and Two Door Cinema Club