Andy Cooper joined the Yamaha R&D Center in London in 1999 and holds the position of Director of Professional Audio Applications Engineering. He has become a leading expert in digital mixing systems and Dante audio network design, having led sound engineering seminars in more than 45 countries around the world. Over the past eight years he has hosted over 75 videos on the Yamaha_Global YouTube channel. In addition, Cooper has served as a consultant for tours and shows by the likes of David Bowie, Björk, Jamiroquai, Queen and Oasis, among many others; events such as the opening ceremony of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games, The Queen’s Golden Jubilee 2020, and the MTV Awards; and musicals like “The Phantom of the Opera” in London and the “High School Musical” tour in the UK.