Sony Music Names Afo Verde Chairman/CEO Latin Region
February 8, 2012 at 7:24 AM (PT)
AFO VERDE has been named Chairman/CEO for SONY MUSIC Latin Region/SPAIN And PORTUGAL. In his new role, VERDE will oversee SONY MUSIC's operations and recordings in SPAIN, PORTUGAL, U.S. LATIN, MEXICO, and the whole of SOUTH and CENTRAL AMERICA.
Commenting on his appointment VERDE said, "I could not be happier to be part of the industry today. The current moment may be challenging, but the opportunities are even greater. I want to thank EDGAR [BERGER, Pres./CEO SME International] for his trust and support. I also want to thank all the artists, managers, friends, family and colleagues for bearing with me throughout my many years at this great company that I am so proud to be a part of. ¡Viva la música latina!"