The Symphony Behind Uhmbrella
In the world of music and technology, harmonizing innovation with industry needs is a complex dance. It demands a blend of experience, vision, technical prowess, and an innate understanding of the rhythm of the music business. This is where the cofounding team of Uhmbrella strikes a chord unlike any other.
Led by a seasoned group of professionals, each member brings to the table a unique set of skills, refined through years of experience at the highest echelons of their respective domains. From Drew Lemoine Belardo’s creative genius and passion for music to Sabian Hibbs’ technological mastery, from Geoff Smith’s unmatched digital marketing acumen to Hamish Wright’s strategic financial oversight – the ensemble is perfectly orchestrated.
But beyond their individual competencies, it’s the team’s collective synergy that sets them apart. Their shared vision for Uhmbrella is anchored in a deep-seated belief in the transformative power of music and technology. They understand the challenges faced by artists, creators, and the industry at large, and are uniquely positioned to address them.
With a combined track record that spans across top-tier music labels, cutting-edge technology solutions, financial strategy, and digital marketing, the Uhmbrella cofounding team is not just poised for success; they are primed to redefine the music creation landscape.
In a sector where innovation is key, and where the confluence of music and technology is continually evolving, this team represents a harmonious blend of expertise, passion, and vision. With them at the helm, Uhmbrella is set to become the gold standard for the next wave of music creation and collaboration.
Drew Lemoine Belardo
CEO & Co-Founder
The visionary entrepreneur with a multifaceted career spanning multiple ventures. He’s an accomplished professional music producer, skilled audio engineer, former hip-hop artist, and label owner. His keen eye for brand building extends beyond music to his past endeavors as a coffee farm and brand owner, showcasing his diverse talents and innovative spirit.
CTO & Co-Founder
With a Masters degree in audio engineering and software development, Sabian Hibbs seamlessly integrates Python, C++, and MATLAB expertise to deliver unparalleled audio experiences. He’s revolutionized the domain of copyright protection. Sabian’s trailblazing innovations in audio metadata extraction are the heartbeat of Uhmbrella’s cutting-edge AI-audio generator, setting the standard for modern audio innovation.
CMO & Co-Founder
A former Head of Digital at Universal Music Group Int’l and VP, Marketing for EMI UK, Geoff has over two decades of experience working at the intersection of music, marketing & innovation. His trailblazing strategies collaborating with global super star artists & many stakeholder teams have helped shaped & delivered successful landmark campaigns and products over many years.
COO/CFO & Co-Founder
An astute financial architect, Hamish Wright has consistently demonstrated his prowess in scaling businesses. Notably, he spearheaded the exponential growth of a firm from a lean team of 30 to an impressive 700-strong in just two years. With a rich tapestry of experience across finance, operations, and strategic planning, Hamish is the driving force behind Uhmbrella’s operational excellence and financial fortitude, ensuring it stands tall in a dynamic market landscape.