DLA Mentor | Digital Music
Thibaut Mullings is Head of African markets for international independent digital distributor IDOL. With headquarters in Paris, IDOL’s global expansion has seen its fourth office being opened in Johannesburg, South Africa last year, after London and New York.
Before joining IDOL in 2017, Thibaut worked as Manager and A&R for ten years for the prestigious French label NØ FØRMAT, working with world acclaimed musicians such as Richard Bona, Oumou Sangare, Ballake Sissoko or Blick Bassy. He also took part in artist management activities, working along Tuareg rock band Tinariwen and French-Moroccan songstress Hindi Zara.
In 2015 Thibaut founded PRØSPECT, a music discovery website focusing on global urban cultures, giving support and visibility to Hip-hop, Electronic, Afrobeats and alternative music scenes across Africa.