Johan van Roy
Head of Marketing & Communication at BOZAR, Belgium
Johan Van Roy began his career in the late nineties, just as the dot com bubble was rising, first as a designer and content manager for a telecoms company and later as a digital pioneer for several e-commerce and online news start-ups. When the music business started to go digital he introduced the first Belgian livestream platform, ABtv, at the Ancienne Belgique concert hall in Brussels. He was also one of the first to be involved in crowdfunding in Belgium with the AkaStarter platform. In 2011, as country manager for Deezer, he launched music streaming in Belgium and the Netherlands. Since 2016 Johan Van Roy has been Head of Marketing and Communication at BOZAR and has spoken at a number of international music and technology conferences.
Johan was a CTM BRU to present The BOZAR Experience.