He has been awarded Platinum and Golden records with his band “Room Eleven”, with which he toured extensively in the Netherlands, Canada, Japan, South-Africa, Germany, and Belgium. He is currently active as songwriter and producer, with successful releases, synchs and compositions in TV-shows. Since 2012 he is also active in the field of advocacy for artists and creators. He co-founded and chairs BAM! Popauteurs (Dutch Songwriters Society), was vice-chair of the supervisory board of the Dutch collecting society Buma/Stemra until recently, and is vice-president of CIAM (International Council of Music Creators). He currently studies Intellectual Property Law, and is interested in technological developments (Artificial Intelligence, blockchain).