Henry Compton
Director, Aus & NZ, The Orchard

Henry Compton pic bwHenry has covered a lot of bases before joining The Orchard. Work in warehouse and logistics management through retail sales, bookings & promotions, and artist publicity enabled him to learn the industry from the bottom up. He has handled label management, radio, acquisitions, retail & online marketing, artist management, strategy & planning across the board, including for companies such as Inertia and Other Tongues.  Currently Director of Australia & New Zealand business for The Orchard – the pioneering music, video and film distribution company (and top ranked YouTube Multi Channel Network with offices in over 25 global markets) – he brings his networked sensibility to their comprehensive suite of services. He has recently joined the Board of AIR to further his support for the development of Australia’s independent music sector.

Website: www.theorchard.com

Henry appears on the Face The Music 2014 program.