Chris Carey


Conference Speaker

MI/FastForward - CEO/Founder


Chris is an entrepreneur, strategist and data expert. He is founder and CEO of leading boutique research company Media Insight Consulting, specialising in Consumer Surveys, and Big Data Analytics, with a focus on the music industry. Clients include Spotify, Sony Music, The O2 and BMG Music. He also founded the FastForward music conference that takes place in Amsterdam, London and Sydney.

He previously worked as Global Insight Director at Universal Music Group and at EMI, and Senior Economist at PRS for Music. He has been quoted in The Financial Times, The Economist, Forbes, The New York Times, and The Independent.


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