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Erik Brataas

Managing Director – Phonofile AS Norway

Erik Brataas has been CEO of Phonofile since the company, as a pioneer in the digital music space, was founded in Norway in 1999. He was board member of FONO (The trade association of Norwegian independent labels) in the period 1996 ­ 1998. (www.fono.no) Erik is co-founder/owner of Farmen, an independent record label started in 1998.

He started his career running a record store outside Oslo to satisfy his passion for music.