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Umong Shah

Umong started his music career after graduating from University of Hertfordshire with a degree in Music and entertainment Industry Management. Having played many roles Umong has been a musician (October Sky), Operations Manager (Awdio), Binaural Studio Installer (Jawbone) and Festival Curator (Summer Sizzler 2013 & 2014). Umong still co-promotes a new music showcase in Great Portland street called Discovery 2 (Discovery Talent). Umong has collected various accolades during his time in music for example being noted as IQ magazine’s 2015 Top 10 New Bosses, and Music Week’s 30 under 30, “Best of the rest”. He regularly participates on panels at international renowned conferences such as The Great Escape, Live UK and Live at heart (Sweden). For almost four years Umong has been managing Elle Exxe. In that time, Elle has received international showcasing funding 3 times, to explore Festivals and showcases in South Korean, North American and European markets. These international strategies helped market the release of her debut album ‘Love Fuelled Hate’ and was one of many reason why Elle Exxe won ‘Best Female Solo Act’ at the inaugural Unsigned Music Awards. Umong has collected various accolades during his time in music for example being noted as IQ magazine’s 2015 Top 10 New Bosses, and Music Week’s 30 under 30, “Best of the rest”. For almost four years Umong has been managing Elle Exxe. In that time, Elle has received international showcasing funding 3 times, to explore Festivals and showcases in South Korean, North American and European markets. These international strategies helped market the release of her debut album ‘Love Fuelled Hate’ and was one of many reason why Elle Exxe won ‘Best Female Solo Act’ at the inaugural UMA. Umong speaks on Do you have what it takes? The new management role