Andre Le Roux is the Managing Director of the Southern African Music Rights Organization (SAMRO) Foundation and, past chairman of the Moshito Music Conference & Exhibition and the South African Coalition for Cultural Diversity. He also serves as a board member of the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival, Business & Arts South Africa and is the Chairman of the Arterial Network’s South African chapter.
He has worked as an arts administrator for more than 20 years at local, national and international level. His experience ranges from grassroots level on the Cape Flats in the Western Cape, to provincial level for the Eastern Cape Government, National and International level for the National Department of Arts & Culture and the National Arts Council among others. He has a passion for the arts, influencing cultural policy and growing strong cultural institutions.