Nick Gatfield

Associate

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Nick’s key consultant interests are entrepreneurship, music technology and artist development

Nick Gatfield is one of the most experienced and celebrated executives in the global music industry.

He started his career as a member of Dexys Midnight Runners and has held President and/ or Chairman positions at Universal (Universal Island UK), EMI (UK & North America) and most recently Chairman and CEO at Sony Music UK where he oversaw the launch of the world’s current biggest act, One Direction.

A career as an A&R executive, his signings include ground-breaking artists such as Radiohead, Blur and Amy Winehouse.

He was awarded the Major Label Executive of the Year in 2013 at the Worldwide Radio Summit in Los Angeles and nominated for the industry icon award in 2014.
In March 2015, he founded Twin Music Inc, an angel investment in