Nikhil Shah is Co-founder of mixcloud.com, an online radio platform based in London, where he heads up business development and commercial strategy. A Cambridge University Mathematics graduate, Nikhil has worked with brands such as Sky, Sony and Sony Ericsson on positioning and strategy. Nikhil was a finalist in the British Council UK Young Music Entrepreneur 2010 Awards and recently joined the Board of the Hackney Empire.
Says Nikhil: ”I am passionate about unearthing talented curators and voices from all over the world, giving them a platform to reach a wider audience and to spread their content on Mixcloud. I am excited that the team at the IRF share this vision; they have succeeded in bringing together an enviable, global mix of stations who believe in the power of great content, to connect with their contemporaries to learn, inspire and “create better”. Our vision is to create a world where people “listen better”. I am excited to be at the B2B at the IRF to share our vision with some of the world’s most exciting and talented radio content creators”.
“The IRF is all about bringing together the best in music radio from all over the world into one place for one week. I’m a massive fan of music radio and I’ve met some really fun, interesting and inspiring people who I hope to keep in touch with and hopefully do some great business with.” Nikhil Shah, Mixcloud.com, UK