Commercial break: Ben Cooper's mission to help the music industry reach new audiences

Mark Sutherland

Ben Cooper was the last ever controller of BBC Radio 1, and one of the leading BBC execs of the decade. But he’s now at Bauer, where he’s on a mission to reinvent commercial radio – and help the music industry reach new audiences. He spoke to Music Week for his first interview in the new role…

Ben Cooper is back where it all began. You may know him as the last ever controller of BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra and ...

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