Warner Music China Names Jackson Wong GM
March 15, 2017 at 12:05 PM (PT)
JACKSON WONG is the new Managing Director of WARNER MUSIC CHINA. Most recently at film production and distribution company ORIENTAL DREAMWORKS, WONG will oversee the day-to-day running of WMG’s BEIJING office and is also expected to expand the company’s business in Mainland CHINA.
“I’m pleased to welcome JACKSON to the WARNER MUSIC family," WMG ASIA Pres. SIMON ROBSON said. "With his entertainment industry experience, combined with SAM CHEN’s A&R expertise and ANDY MA’s business development skills, we have the strongest executive team of any music company in CHINA. WMG is therefore well-placed to maximise the enormous potential of the music business in CHINA in the years ahead.”
“This is an exciting time to join WARNER MUSIC GROUP," WONG said. "Our local partnerships are enabling us to tap the huge potential of the CHINESE market. We are in pole position to effectively monetize the huge consumption of music that is taking place in CHINA.”