Head of German Office - Senior Expert GSA , CNM Your French Music Partner , Music export
More than 20 years in the music business, professional expertise on various aspects of the industry and the players involved in it, with a focus on music export related issues. Resume: 1997/98 Diplom degree in Transnational Franco-German Studies, University of Saarbrücken and Master of Advanced Studies in Nations, regions, borders; University of Metz (F); research focus: the development of radio formats in Germany and France following the introduction of private radio. Freelance work for Saarländischer Rundfunk (TV / French section, SaarLorLux), Franco-German Dialogue (Asko-Europa-Stiftung) and Fenestra/Onyx (Vivendi). 1999 press attaché for the German branch of Le Bureau Export, 2002 deputy director, 2008 associate director of Le Bureau Export in Berlin. 2019 Head of German Office, Senior Expert GSA, since November 2020 same position within the legal successor CNM. Numerous talks given on models for the support tools of the French music industry and on best practices as exemplified by Le Bureau Export / CNM Your French Music Partner. Invitations to give keynote addresses/participate in panel discussions at international music industry conferences and expert hearings, including Initiative Kultur- und Kreativwirtschaft, c/o pop, IHM, M4Music, MaMA, Midem, Musikdialog, Musique et diversité, Plan! Pop, Printemps de Bourges, Musicboard expert hearing at Berlin City Parliament, Austrian Music Council Symposium, VUT Nord, Waves Vienna….