Nick Gatfield Joins Sony Music U.K. As Pres./Music Division
February 14, 2011 at 4:47 AM (PT)
SONY MUSIC has named former EMI A&R guru and ISLAND RECORDS chief NICK GATFIELD as Pres./Music Division for the U.K. MUWEBSITE.COM reports GATFIELD will begin his new job in MAY and will report to SONY MUSIC UK CEO GED DOHERTY.
Said DOHERTY, "NICK is one of the most successful executives in the music business today. I’m thrilled he is joining us -- he brings a wealth of experience to the SONY MUSIC U.K. management team at what is a crucial time for the music industry."
GATFIELD added, "I’m delighted to have the opportunity to work with GED and the music team to further establish SONY U.K. as the natural destination for the best artists in the market and become the leading exporter of U.K. talent around the world."