Board Members

ERA's business is conducted via a Board of 18 to 20 elected from our members.

It further operates via a series of Boards - Executive, Multiple, Digital and Independent. 

The ERA Executive Board consists of Kim Bayley (ERA), Azi Eftekhari (non-exec ERA Chairman), Paul Firth (Amazon), Phil Halliday (HMV), Drew Hill (Proper Distribution), Natasha Youngs (Resident), Tom Connaughton (Spotify) Dan Chalmers (Youtube/Google).

Kim Bayley
Kim Bayley
Chief Executive
ERA
Azi Eftekhari
Azi Eftekhari
Non-Executive Chair
Samantha Sawyer
Samantha Sawyer
Chief Content Officer
7digital
Paul Firth
Paul Firth
Digital Music/Prime Music
Amazon
Scott Gamble
Scott Gamble
Director
Crash Records
Ashlie Green
Ashlie Green
Assistant Manager
David's Music
Nick Arran
Nick Arran
Senior Trading & Operations Manager
GAME
Phil Halliday
Phil Halliday

HMV
Alex Kennedy
Alex Kennedy
Chief Commercial Officer
MusicGlue
Drew Hill
Drew Hill
Managing Director
Proper Distribution
Brad Aspess
Brad Aspess
Chairman
Rarewaves.com
Alan Jordan
Alan Jordan
Owner
Reflex
Natasha Youngs
Natasha Youngs
Owner
Resident
Paul Newton
Paul  Newton
Head of Commercial
Sky Store
Tom Connaughton
Tom Connaughton
UK Managing Director
Spotify UK
Raoul Chatterjee
Raoul Chatterjee
Director, Content Partnerships (Europe)
SoundCloud
Markus Bhatia
Markus Bhatia
Buying Director
The Hut
Mark Green
Mark Green
Head of Media & Entertainment
Tesco
Tony Boothroyd
Tony Boothroyd
Owner
Vinyl Tap
Dan Chalmers
Dan Chalmers
Head of Label Relations
YouTube
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