Tech in Ghana Conference Accra
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Bernard P Achampong
Bernard P Achampong

Bernard P Achampong is the founder of the radio & podcast production company Unedited: He is also an Associate Lecturer in Entrepreneurship for Coventry University and Radio Production for the University of Derby. He is the vice-chair of Audio UK and on the UK Council of the Creative Industries Federation.

Bernard has over 25 years of music & audio industry experience, starting as a university and pirate radio presenter and club DJ. Bernard went to work at BBC 1Xtra for almost 12 years and also had stints working for BBC Radio 4's Today programme, Radio 2, BBC News channels and BBC World Service. He has eight Sony radio awards and 30 other audio production nominations. Bernard produced the genre-defining podcast, 'Dark Web', a top ten Audible title, four years after release.

Unedited: has been awarded two audio commissions from the Audio Content Fund, supported by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS). Their clients include Spotify, ITN Productions, Channel 4, BBC, Red Bull & VP Records.

Current position: Founder, Unedited, Ideas Genius Ltd