Ruth Barlow, Beggars Group, Director of Live
Ruth Barlow began working for the Beggars Group (4AD, Matador Records, Rough Trade Records, XL Recordings and Young Turks) since 2002, first as a National radio promoter working with The White Stripes, Interpol & TV on the Radio etc. She developed a new role under the ‘live’ banner getting involved in a variety of areas; including festivals, live shows, merchandise, live marketing, brand partnerships, live stunts and building relationships with the live industry. More recently Ruth has been instrumental in implementing company-wide policies and procedures regarding the licensing of the labels artist’s live recordings to third parties worldwide. In 2014 Ruth was invited to join the Beggars Group board.