Angus Hewlett: FXpansion Audio UK
Focus: Music software development
Angus Hewlett, 32
Company: FXpansion Audio UK
Faithless, The Cure and Deadmau5 are just a few of the musicians, recording artists, composers, producers and engineers using Angus Hewlett’s music software. His products are licensed by 30 companies across the globe, including Avid, Numark and Yamaha, as well as being used by a number of academic institutions and more than 500,000 individual users.
FXpansion’s BFD 2.0 drum machine software sold 4,000 units during its first three months of release. Hewlett now has big plans to diversify his business into new product categories and new sectors. These include consumer entertainment and video games.