Anna Wester Joins Warner/Chappell's UK Offices In A&R Role


LONDON (CelebrityAccess) — Warner/Chappell Music has named music journalist and DJ Anna Wester as A&R Manager in the UK office.

Wester joins Warner/Chappell from Boiler Room TV, an online music broadcasting platform. Based at Warner/Chappell’s London offices, Wester reports to Mike Smith, Managing Director, Warner/Chappell Music UK.

Wester joined Boiler Room, which comissions and streams live music sessions around the world, in 2015. Since joining the firm, she's worked in New York and London and also acted a sa freelancer for Luger, the artist booking agency and festival organiser owned by Live Nation.

She began her career in her native Sweden, working for national broadcaster Sveriges Radio and the Gothenburg Times as a researcher and journalist. She also co-founded The Random Creative, serving as a club organiser, DJ booker and PR consultant. In 2013, she joined Universal Music Group in Stockholm, acting as a Junior Digital Account Manager co-managing the Spotify account.

Wester is also a professional DJ, starting with gigs in Berlin clubs in 2011, and then working in venues across Europe. – Staff Writers