Bonilla has served as Senior Vice President of Operations at SoundExchange since 2020 and first joined the group as Senior Director of Distribution Providers in 2011.
“Luis’s huge institutional information, deep experience, and confirmed management report make him a useful asset to SoundExchange,” acknowledged Huppe. “With over a decade of expertise enhancing our knowledge and processes, Luis is uniquely positioned to champion new applied sciences that may guarantee music is appropriately valued, within the U.S. and abroad.”
“I am thrilled to start my subsequent chapter with SoundExchange to construct upon our best-in-class options and discover new methods to leverage know-how to assist creators,” mentioned Bonilla. “Making certain creators receives a commission is on the coronary heart of what we do, and I am trying ahead to working with the devoted know-how workforce right here to advance this mission.”
Over the previous decade, Bonilla has performed an instrumental function within the firm’s development and growth. He spearheaded the transition from quarterly to month-to-month distributions, reworked the royalty distribution course of, overhauled SoundExchange’s worldwide companies, and led bilateral exchanges with overseas collective administration organizations.
Bonilla additionally led the event of SoundExchange’s Enterprise Intelligence and Analytics apply to higher inform the corporate’s knowledge platform. He has 22 years of expertise main IT groups and technical operational processes and beforehand ran the IT division of Artistas Intérpretes Sociedad de Gestión, the audiovisual performer’s administration group in Spain. Bonilla at present seats on the Board of Administrators of DDEX, the worldwide standards-setting group devoted to enhancing the trade of knowledge and knowledge throughout the music trade.
A local of Madrid, Bonilla holds a grasp’s diploma in digital and pc engineering and a bachelor’s in industrial engineering.
SoundExchange is the premier music tech group on a mission to energy the way forward for music. It was independently fashioned in 2003 to construct a fairer, easier, and extra environment friendly music trade via know-how, knowledge, and advocacy. The one group designated by the U.S. authorities to manage the Part 114 sound recording license, SoundExchange collects and distributes digital efficiency royalties on behalf of 570,000 music creators and rising. By way of proprietary music tech options that flip knowledge into correct income, SoundExchange has paid greater than $9 billion in distributions to this point. For extra data, go to soundexchange.com.