Russell Hart - CEO, Entertainment Media Research

Russell is CEO of Entertainment Media Research, the largest music research consultancy in Europe.

Prior to joining EMR, Russell spent ten years in mergers & acquisitions specialising in originating and financing transactions in the leisure and entertainment industry before co-leading the management buy-in of Leisure Link, Europe’s largest operator of electronic amusement machines. As Director of Strategy, Russell was responsible for the digital transformation of the group into a server-based gaming and entertainment company.