Dominic McGonical - Director of Government Relations at PPL/VPL

Dominic represents the interests of record company members and performers to governments in the UK and abroad. He is a member of the Broadband Stakeholder Group Executive (chairing its DRM Group), the Intellect Digital Convergence Council and the Music Business Forum.

He was previously Director of Strategy & Business Development at PPL, negotiating PPL’s network of international agreements and establishing PPL’s relationship with the performer organisations.

Before joining PPL, he was Membership & Media Director at the MCPS-PRS Alliance and while there, he was seconded on behalf of the music industry to the Department of Culture, Media & Sport as Music Industry Adviser.

A musician by training, Dominic has 20 years experience in the music business working for a variety of music companies and organisations.