NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess) — Warner Music Group announced an expansion and shuffle of their senior management team.
Eric Levin has been appointed as the company's new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Levin succeeds Brian Roberts, who is moving to a newly created position on WMG's senior management team as Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Operations. Both appointments are effective immediately. Levin and Roberts both report to WMG CEO Steve Cooper and are based in New York.
Levin is a veteran finance executive with more extensive experience in the technology and media sectors. He has previously held CFO roles at Ecolab (North Asia Region), the South China Morning Post Group, and HBO (Home Box Office), among others.
Levin's predecessor Brian Roberts became WMG's CFO in January 2012, and was a member of the team that oversaw the acquisition of Parlophone. Un his new post, Roberts' responsibilities include oversight of WEA Corp. (WMG's global artist & label services arm) and Information Technology.
Both appointments are effective immediately. – Staff Writers