Neil Simpson is an experienced artist manager with 18 years of experience across live event production, festivals, promotion, venue, label and artist management and A&R. He has managed Catfish and the Bottlemen and now manages and owns Manchild Music, a management, event production, talent development and music consultancy firm. Neil is also a partner at ATC Management (Faithless, PJ Harvey, Nick Cave).
In 2010, Neil was one of the finalists nominated for the Artiste Manager of the Year at the Live Music Business Awards. Neil is a Visiting Fellow at Southampton Solent University as of 2017.