February 06 2020
Youtube & Youtube Music, Head Of Artist Relations (EMEA)
David joined YouTube in 2015, and works closely with artists, managers and labels across the region to evangelise about the power of the world’s biggest streaming service, help them excel on the platform to grow their audience and make meaningful connections with fans, and forge groundbreaking creative partnerships across YouTube and YouTube Music.
Award-winning partnerships have included “Elton John: The Cut” (where the first official music videos were produced for three of Eltons classic hits), Gorillaz groundbreaking VR music video for “Saturnz Barz”, Stormzy’s “Gang Signs and Prayers: The Film”, and Dave’s chart-topping Funky Friday video, amongst many others.
Before joining YouTube, David spent 12 years at MTV Networks booking Zane Lowe’s much-missed show “Gonzo”, talent-wrangling on countless MTV European Music Awards, and leading digital music strategy across MTV International’s network of digital platforms.