Paul Brown is an experienced music and digital media business executive and music lawyer with over 12 years spent working in music and digital media, entertainment and commercial law, corporate finance and venture capital.
A seasoned deal maker and business strategist within the international media industry, Paul has quickly risen to occupy senior management positions in major businesses and successful start up companies ranging from UBS Warburg, Sony BMG Music and Pandora Media Inc where he was Managing Director, International for the US internet radio service. He is also a board director of an exciting new music start up called Slicethepie.com. Most recently he was SVP of strategic partnerships at Spotify.
His areas of expertise are business development; deal origination, structuring and negotiation; p&l management; strategy; media law; M&A and corporate law; media and technology; online and mobile distribution; UK and European music industry; investor relations and fundraising.
Paulâ€™s network spans both traditional and new media, from major record companies and broadcasters, established media businesses and technology companies to digital media startups, independent labels, talent management, entrepreneurs, VCs and law firms.