Meet The Team

Simon O’Kelly

CEO

Simon O’Kelly

CEO

A serial entrepreneur, Simon now leads UMA Music Group, consisting of Unsigned Music Awards, UMA Music and UMA Ventures.

As of 2017, the Unsigned Music Awards now exist in London and Dubai.

Georgina Thomas

COO

Georgina Thomas

COO

Georgina, Chief of Operations, co-founded UMA Music Group in 2015 and is responsible for overseeing the day to day activities of UMA Music and the Unsigned Music Awards.

Ben Connor

CCO

Ben Connor

CCO

Ben, Chief Content Officer, co-founded the UMA Music Group in 2015. As well as navigating the business development of UMA Music Group alongside Simon, he is responsible for overseeing all creative output of UMA Music Group and it's subsidiaries.

Stephen Pell

Business Manager

Stephen Pell

Business Manager

Former Business Manager to a host of global superstars, including Calvin Harris, Deadmau5, Martin Garrix and Oliver Heldens, Stephen now oversees the commercial structuring and proposition of UMA Music Group.

Stephen also founded UMA Ventures and the UMA Music Fund alongside Georgina, Ben and Simon in 2016.

Oli Bartlam

Head of Events

Oli Bartlam

Head of Events

Oli is the driving force behind the management, production and delivery of the annual Unsigned Music Awards around the world.

There is, quite literally, no better man for the job.