Paul Deetman

Managing Director & Composer

"Connecting Sound and Emotion"

Paul is co-founder and director of KeokeN and a music composer. Together with his partners he runs the game company KeokeN Interactive, music company Hunchback Music and IT company Ambient Coding. Paul wore many heads within the company history; from creative director to composer and is now the managing director.

Paul is a big fan of narratively driven adventure games. Games like Tomb Raider, Uncharted and Assassin’s Creed are amongst his favorites. He also started the Soldier of Fortune 2 clan ‘VidocQ’ with his brother that later achieved a number 1 ranking in the international ladder competitions.

Paul always had the biggest passion for music composition. He is an award winning composer with a diverse musical background. After graduating top of his class, he pursued a career as an electronic musician and taught himself the art of composition and sound design. Garnering support for his productions from artists such as Above and Beyond, Hernan Cattaneo, John Digweed, Max Cooper to name a few.

His passion for writing to picture began while he was studying audio engineering in Amsterdam. He got a brighter sense on the different expertise of the industry and started the practice; commercial music. Since then; Paul has contributing works on projects such as Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant,  Marvel’s Daredevil, DC’s Justice League and Rocky’s spin-off; Creed.

His biggest dream is to steer a leading international music and game company, where employees work with great passion and energy on new innovative projects for various sectors within the industry in multimedia entertainment, health-care, education and science. Working with international and multidisciplinary teams he sees as an important success factor.

To Infinity and Beyond!

Specialties: Team Management, Leading Teams, Creative Lead, Composing, Sound Design, Quality Assurance