LONDON (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — EMI has announced the appointment of Mike Clasper and Bill Mann to its Investor Board as part of its continuing effort to transform itself.
Both will provide guidance and advice in all areas of the Group. As well as sitting on the Investor Board, Mike will advise on and review the development of EMI’s manufacturing, logistics and sales operations around the world. Billy meanwhile will provide creative input to the Group and the Investor Board and advise on artist relations.
Mike Clasper was the Chief Executive of BAA plc, the world’s leading airports group, between 2003 and 2006 and prior to that President of Global Homecare at Procter & Gamble.
Billy Mann, the renowned record producer, song writer and music entrepreneur, is the founder and CEO of Stealth Entertainment, and has worked with many of the leading names in the music industry today, including: Pink, Sting, Joss Stone, Take That, Celine Dion, Martina McBride, Jessica Simpson, Delta Goodrem, Ricky Martin and Art Garfunkel. He has recorded sales of over 60 million records over the past ten years, as well as multiple top 10 singles around the globe, through his various collaborations. Mann has also been a been instrumental in the careers of various new artists and songwriters including Teddy Geiger, and Esmeé Denters. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers