Nicola Levy Appointed Global Head Of Business Affairs, Digital At UMG
September 28, 2015 at 6:22 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP has upped NICOLA LEVY to the position of Global Head of Business Affairs, Digital, effective immediately. In her new role, LEVY will oversee a global team of business affairs executives who will help shape digital strategy and negotiate UNIVERSAL MUSIC’s agreements with existing and prospective digital partners. LEVY, who is relocating to SANTA MONICA from LONDON, will report to Global General Counsel and EVP/Business & Legal Affairs JEFF HARLESTON.
“We are extremely fortunate to have NICOLA navigating our way through the ever-shifting digital landscape in the music industry,” HARLESTON said. “She has distinguished herself as an intelligent, thoughtful and collaborative deal maker and is respected by her colleagues and our business partners. I’m thrilled she has agreed to take on this new role and will join us in SANTA MONICA.”
“I am immensely excited to take on this role and to be working with such a talented team,” LEVY said. “This is an incredibly dynamic time for the entire music industry, as our business rapidly adapts to the rising popularity of streaming and other forms of digital consumption.”