Géraldine is a music business owner and consultant, international music strategist, music tech entrepreneur, live music promoter and project manager with over 12 years experience in the music industry.

Between earning her master’s degree in Music Business Management from London’s University of Westminster and launching Compass Music in 2019 aged 30 - a global music consultancy that provides bespoke international development services to music businesses, events, and institutions, Géraldine worked for an independent record label (Bella Union), a music venue (Royal Albert Hall), a live music promoter (Bird On The Wire), a cultural institution (Institut Français), and the French music export office (Bureau Export – now CNM).

With Compass Music, she helped award-winning clients from major labels to leading festivals and pioneering EU projects, to build new international bridges for artists and the wider industry. Coordinating international PR campaigns, developing new forms of networking events and showcases, leading trade missions, curating music conferences, and building the world’s first knowledge marketplace for music executives, Lighthouse, Géraldine enjoy taking new and varied challenges head on.

She regularly gets involved in initiatives supporting women in music, emerging artists and young executives, guest lectures and host workshops for several music business schools and artists accelerators, and is a current mentor for Keychange and La Nouvelle Onde. She was named as an Alt Power Music List Honoree in December 2021 in the Business & Technology category by She Said So.

She holds both a BA in Communication and Cultural Project Management and an MA in Music Business Management.

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