The Board of Directors | Trustees

Gordon Williams

Gordon is a Partner and Joint Head of the Litigation Department at leading media and entertainment solicitors Lee & Thompson. He has represented many household names in the music industry, including most recently One Direction and 50 Cent. He has a keen interest in assisting young people to access the music, film and television industries.

Keith Harris OBE

Keith is manager to Stevie Wonder; he joined EMI in 1976 and then Motown Records where he worked with artists including Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Rick James and The Supremes. He is the former Director of Performer Affairs for PPL and continues to provide consultancy services. He is also the former Chair of UK Music Diversity Taskforce.

Isabel Newman

Isabel is an Impact Investment Analyst at NESTA with a specific focus on the fund’s Children and Young People theme. She has a background in social investment and international grant making, having previously worked for CAF Venturesome and Comic Relief.

Geraint Howells

Geraint is a music industry accountant and runs his own company, Howells & Co which focuses on advising individuals and owner managed businesses on a range of accounting, taxation and funding issues. He also provides CICAS® members with financial advice.

Mulika Sannie

Mulika Sannie

Mulika is Vice President of Business Affairs at Kobalt Music Group Limited where she advises and negotiates on music publishing, neighbouring rights, employment, litigation and general commercial/corporate matters. She also regularly speaks on panels/conferences, advises educational institutions on their curriculum and mentors young people from diverse backgrounds on law and the music industry.