Philip Inghelbrecht - Business Director, Shazam

As a Shazam Entertainment founder, Philip was the lead person to build the Shazam music database and negotiate copyright licenses with the recording and music publishing industry, and is currently responsible for the licensing of the Shazam audio recognition technology to non-mobile companies worldwide.

Prior to Shazam, Philip consulted on Internet strategy projects for companies like USWeb/CKS and worked as a derivatives trader in Luxembourg, where he was responsible for a $2 billion bank funding program.

Philip holds an MBA from UC Berkeley and a BA from the University of Leuven, Belgium. He is fluent in English, Dutch, French and German.