Darius Van Arman
February 12 2020
Secretly Group / Secretly Distribution, co-CEO
Darius Van Arman serves as co-CEO for both Secretly Group and Secretly Distribution (including Nordic distribution arm Secretly Noord), and is co-owner of The Numero Group. The Secretly family of companies partners with and facilitates storytelling for a diverse group of artists, including Bon Iver, Mitski, Phoebe Bridgers, Anohni, Jamila Woods, Angel Olsen, Slowdive, Moses Sumney, Whitney, Khruanghbin and Sharon Van Etten, to name a few.
Darius also serves on the board of directors of Merlin, SoundExchange and A2IM (the American Association for Independent Music), advocating for independent labels and artists throughout the world. In 2014, he testified about music licensing reform in front of U.S. Congress and he co-authored the Worldwide Independent Network’s Fair Digital Deals Declaration.
Darius resides in Brooklyn with his partner Jessie and his son Avery.