Executive Director – IMMF
Jake is an artist manager from London, UK, and advises artists and technology companies on digital and community strategies.
Jake has worked with self-releasing and signed artists in Asia, Europe, and the USA. He has taken self-funded self-releasing artists to #2 album chart success in the Netherlands, major label deals in the UK, and leading indie label deals in the USA. With a background in financial markets, he consults for rights holders, and rights technology companies. Clients have included Beyonce and The Clash. Jake has been part of music industry stakeholder dialogues for WIPO, EU, UK, US policy makers; and regularly speaks on artist management, and industry innovation topics around the world. Jake is working with Shruti Haasan on her music projects.
Jake is VP education & innovation at the International Music Managers Forum (IMMF) connecting artist’s and managers from 60+ countries. Jake is part of Project Zero supporting Ocean conservation projects, and scuba and free dives whenever and wherever possible.