Warner Music Group Ups Maria Osherova To EVP/Human Resources
July 29, 2014 at 8:34 AM (PT)
WARNER MUSIC GROUP CORP. has upped Acting Worldwide Head Of Human Resources and former WARNER MUSIC INTERNATIONAL SVP/Human Resources MARIA (MASHA) OSHEROVA to EVP/Human Resources. She will continue to be based in LONDON and report to WMG CEO STEVE COOPER.
COOPER said, “Since taking on the running of our global HR operations on an interim basis at the end of last year, MASHA has demonstrated a superb understanding of our worldwide operation and offered first-class strategic guidance. Our people are the foundation and lifeblood of our business, and it’s critical that we provide the atmosphere and support that will allow them to do their very best work. MASHA has already introduced a number of important initiatives designed to attract, develop, and retain exceptional people for the WMG team, and I am very happy to welcome her to her new post in the WMG family.”
OSHEROVA, who joined WMG as WARNER MUSIC INTERNATIONAL VP/Human Resources from SHELL INTERNATIONAL PETROLEUM in 2006, added, “I am very excited about taking on this expanded role. Having joined WMG eight years ago, I continue to be impressed by the extraordinarily talented and knowledgeable people that we have at every level of this company. I’m looking forward to working with WMG’s leadership to make our culture the most dynamic and supportive in the industry.”