Richard Wheeler - Head of Music Partnerships, Orange UK

Richard is the Head of Music Partnerships and has responsibility for Orange UK’s music content partnership and acquisition activity.  His work has a commercial focus – working with product and marketing teams to deliver commercially successful and innovative music services across all platforms as well as negotiating contracts, both locally and globally, with UK music providers and record labels.

Richard joined Orange from Sanctuary Records where he worked since 2001, most recently as Vice President of Digital Business Development.  Prior to Sanctuary, he spent two years with the A & R department of Jive Records.