About Us

Board Members

Husniddin Ato

Uzbekistan

Jung Hun Lee

South Korea

Ryuji Noda

Okinawa, Japan

Advisory Board Members

Territory Representatives


South Asia
Sonam Dorji

Executive Director, Music of Bhutan Research Centre- Bhutan

Ritnika Nayan

Founder, ‘Music Gets Me High’ / Marketing Head - CD Baby India – India

Riju Tuladhar

Founder, Echoes in the Valley Festival - Nepal

Eddie Prithviraj

Director, Exodus / Unwind Center - India

Sumudi Suraweera

Founder - Music Matters and Baliphonics-Sri Lanka

Natasha Noorani

Co-Founder / Director, Lahore Music Meet - Pakistan


East Asia
Sungchun Lee

Producer, Sound Puzzle / Executive Director, Seoul Music Week – South Korea

Shogo Komiyama

Director - Japonicus Founder Radical Music NetworkCo-Founder - Myoko Mountain Music Festival- Tokyo, Japan


South-East Asia
Quoc Trung Nguyen

Festival Director & Producer, Monsoon Music Festival & Thanh Viet Production – Vietnam

Mai Thang

Programming Director, Monsoon Music Festival & Thanh Viet Production - Vietnam

Franki Raden

Artistic Director, Lokeswara Festival / Toraja International Festival – Indonesia

Sokim Keat

Knowledge, Network & Policy Coordinator –Cambodian Living Arts - Cambodia

Sam Kumar

Founder, 1 Drum - Malaysia

Agus Setiawan Basuni

Director, Warta Jazz-Indonesia


Middle East
Reem Kassem

Co - founder, Basita / Performing Arts Programmer at The Cultural Foundation / Abu Dhabi - UAE

Anthony Semaan

Beirut/Lebanon

Hannibal Saad

Director, Global Week for Syria -Syria

Ashraf Kenawy

CEO / DAR for Arts and Culture by Agha Khan Music Initiative - Egypt

Mahmood Jrere

Co-Founder / Producer, Palestine Music Expo – Palestine

Pedram Javadzadeh

Researcher & Musician - Iran

Mirna Khalfawi

Founder/ Director, Abrez music - Jordan

Eleonora Lannotta

Executive & Program Director, IICI Consulting Management - Egypt


Central Asia
Samandar Pulodov

Director, The Roof of the World Festival- Tajikistan

North Asia

Caucasus

Helen Mechitova

Founder, Director, Kavkaz Jazz - Georgia