Universal Music Group Appoints Samantha Fink SVP/Human Resources
August 18, 2016 at 7:17 AM (PT)
UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP has named SAMANTHA FINK, PH.D. as SVP/Human Resources, based at UMG’s SANTA MONICA headquarters and reporting to EVP/Human Resources GAUTAM SRIVASTAVA.
In making the announcement, SRIVASTAVA said, “At UMG, our HR organization is focused on helping our business evolve through professional development and talent recruitment, while supporting the company’s senior management and label leadership redefine the role of a modern music company that spans film, television and theater, live events, brand partnerships and merchandising. With SAMANTHA, we’re adding a seasoned executive with global HR and operational experience who will play a critical role in identifying changes, assessing solutions and collaborating with employees to continue making UNIVERSAL MUSIC the best home for artists.”
“This is an incredibly exciting time to join UNIVERSAL MUSIC,” FINK said. “I’m looking forward to working with our labels to support UMG’s mission around the world to develop new opportunities for artists. I’m thankful to GAUTAM and the entire executive team for this responsibility."