Roger Brighten - Brighten Jeffrey James

Roger trained professionally in accounting and auditing with Deloittes before moving into commerce in 1977.

Having spent a year as company accountant in the footwear importing business, he entered the music industry joining Warners as management accountant. A year later, he moved to their publishing company Warner Chappell Music as Finance Director and in 1983 he transferred back to Warner Music UK Ltd, promoted to the role of Finance Director.

In 1999 he formed Bright Consulting and Bright Enterprise Limited supplying Financial, IT and Management services to the music, entertainment and sports industries.

Roger has a full range of commercial, financial, technology and management experience of the music business. He has dealt with many recording and publishing based royalty audits and has been responsible for developing many technology-based systems.

Brighten Jeffrey James is a new and energetic royalty auditing and consultancy practice formed by Jeff Kaye and Roger Brighten.