UMG France Ups Olivier Nusse To CEO
February 18, 2016 at 10:31 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP (UMG) has promoted MERCURY MUSIC GROUP and UNIVERSAL CLASSIC & JAZZ FRANCE Managing Dir. OLIVIER NUSSE to CEO of UNIVERSAL MUSIC FRANCE. He succeeds PASCAL NÈGRE, who has led UNIVERSAL MUSIC FRANCE since 1998.
“On behalf of everyone at UMG, I would like to thank Pascal for his many significant achievements and commitment to our company over many years of profound transformation in the music industry," UMG Chairman/CEO LUCIAN GRAINGE said: We wish him the very best for the future. We are very pleased to have an executive of Mr. NUSSE’s talents and stature take the lead for UNIVERSAL MUSIC FRANCE. Having worked with OLIVIER over many years, I am impressed by his capabilities and track record. He has demonstrated strong team leadership and an ability to drive results.”