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), James Morton (non-exec ERA Chairman), Paul Firth (Amazon), John Hirst (HMV), Natasha Youngs (Resident), James Cooke (Sainbury's Argos) and Tom Connaughton (Spotify).

Kim Bayley
Kim Bayley
Chief Executive
ERA
James Morton
James Morton
ERA Non-Exec Chairman
Samantha Sawyer
Samantha Sawyer
Chief Content Officer
7digital
Paul Firth
Paul Firth
Digital Music/Prime Music
Amazon
Ashlie Green
Ashlie Green
Assistant Manager
David's Music
Anton Gourmon
Anton Gourmon
Director of Communications
Deezer
Nick Arran
Nick Arran
Senior Trading & Operations Manager
GAME
John Hirst
John Hirst
Head of Music
HMV
Drew Hill
Drew Hill
Managing Director
Proper Distribution
Rebecca Suter
Rebecca Suter
UK Country Content Manager
Rakuten
Alan Jordan
Alan Jordan
Owner
Reflex
Natasha Youngs
Natasha Youngs
Owner
Resident
James Cooke
James Cooke
ERA Multiple Chairman - Category Manager Books Music and Film
Sainsburys Argos
Phil Barton
Phil Barton
Owner
Sister Ray
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
Mark Green
Mark Green
Head of Media & Entertainment
Tesco
Tony Boothroyd
Tony Boothroyd
Owner
Vinyl Tap
Azi Eftekhari
Azi Eftekhari
Head of Label Relations (EMEA)
YouTube
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