Josh Gruss

CEO at Round Hill Music

Round Hill Music
Josh Gruss

Josh Gruss is the Chairman, CEO and a Founder of Round Hill. Prior to founding Round Hill, from 2002 to 2009, Josh worked at Gruss Asset Management, a London and New York based hedge fund focused on event driven investing with US $2 billion assets under management, where he held various positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as a Partner and a Member of the Investment and Executive Committees. Concurrently, from 2003 to 2011, he was also a Vice President at Gruss & Co., Inc., where he was a Member of the Investment and Executive Committees.

From 1999 to 2001, Josh worked in investment banking at Bear Stearns & Co. From 1997 to 1999, he worked at Warner Music Group as an Assistant Director in product development. Josh graduated with a B.A. from Trinity College and earned an M.B.A. from both Columbia University and London Business School. Josh is also a Trustee and Alumnus of Berklee College of Music in Boston. Josh is a trained guitarist, having recorded and performed with several groups. He is also a BMI songwriter and has written two Billboard Top 40 rock songs.

Takes part in

Jun, 17 12:00 PM PDT
Big Ideas Stage
Panel Discussion

Music Investment in the Covid-19 Era: The Big Comeback

  • How do common investment rules apply to the volatile music industry
  • It’s never been hotter: what market opportunities have made music a magnet for investors
  • How to get the most out of music investment: top revenue streams
  • The post-Covid competition: what to be ready for