Since Power Amp is focused only on funding artists activities and not on the labour intensive process of managing artists, we only require a small core team to achieve this, which means the business is cost-efficient and readily scalable.
Founder and CEO of Power Amp Music. Tom qualified in Investment Management with Citigroup, where he worked in London, New York and the Middle East. Tom realised the potential for specialist investment funds in the rapidly changing music economy and established Power Amp in order to take advantage of the numerous opportunities within the marketplace.
Chairman of Power Amp Music. Phil is a financial services entrepreneur, who has established and operated three successful businesses. The most recent was Junction, delivering general insurance products on behalf of major brands such as the Post Office, Marks & Spencer, and Bradford and Bingley. In five years from set-up, the business grew to write over £330 million premium in its fifth year and led the sector in outsourced insurance provision.
Investment Director of Power Amp Music. Andrew is qualified in investment management and has worked in fund management since 1982. In October 1993, Andrew co-founded Vartan & Son a firm of private client stockbrokers that have in excess of £200m. Andrew is CEO of Vartan & Son. He is a Fellow of the Securities Institute (FSI) and a Freeman of the City of London.
Chief Operations Officer of Power Amp Music, with expertise in artist and business management. Graduate from Dartington College of Arts with a first class degree in Arts and Cultural Management. She has worked in the live music sector for Mean Fiddler and Mendip Council and as Health and Safety officer for a leading classical music festival.
Public Relations Consultant to Power Amp. Andy who has over 20 years experience of working at a senior level within the UK music industry including stints at Pacific Records, Conifer Records, Roadrunner Records and from 1992-2000 at the renowned Creation Records where he was Head of Press and Communications. He founded public relations company Velocity Communications in 2000 and specializes in corporate communications strategy and implementation.