David Collyer
Head of Content
After graduating from the London College of Printing, David was a music journalist for ten years between 1995 and 2005.

Most of this time was spent as a web editor at Capital Radio and Xfm, pioneering several then-groundbreaking developments such as offering music for download over the internet and e-mailing people in large numbers.

David founded Authority in 2005, managing a dazzling variety of platforms for a diverse range of artists from Pixie Lott to Morrissey, Florence & The Machine to Scissor Sisters


Alex Fordham
Head of PR
Alex has been working in PR for over 15 years, with early successes including number 1 albums from Franz Ferdinand, The Libertines and Stereophonics.

He has masterminded campaigns for Morrissey, Elbow, Keane, Paul Weller, Tom Jones to name but a few.

Alongside these world-famous acts Alex has managed campaigns for festivals and brands, returning artists like Sleeper and Turin Brakes, as well as the 20 year anniversary reissue campaign for The Verve’s Urban Hymns.