Paul Kahn Named EVP/CFO For Warner/Chappell Music
December 2, 2015 at 7:17 AM (PT)
Veteran music and media executive PAUL KAHN has been named EVP/CFO for Warner/Chappell Music (WCM), the music publishing arm of WARNER MUSIC GROUP. KAHN previously held senior roles at VIACOM, EMI, PRIMEDIA and HIMALAYA CAPITAL. In his new post, KAHN reports to WARNER/CHAPPELL CEO JON PLATT.
In making the announcement, PLATT said, “I am very pleased to welcome PAUL to the WARNER/CHAPPELL team. One of the most respected and accomplished execs in our business, he comes to WCM with over two decades of wide-ranging experience. As we continue to expand the avenues of exposure for our songwriters, PAUL’s financial savvy and diverse background will make him a tremendous asset to our growth and development.”
KAHN noted, “I am thrilled to be joining WARNER/CHAPPELL at this exciting time in the company’s evolution. They are on the leading edge in redefining what it means to be a full-service music publishing company in the 21st century, and I’m looking forward to working closely with Jon and his amazing team to help realize that vision.”