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Nicola Tuer named COO at Sony Music UK
Sony Music Entertainment has promoted Executive Vice President, Nicola Tuer, to the new role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the UK company with immediate effect.
The news comes less than a week after Sony Music UK’s CEO/chairman Nick Gatfield’s exit from the major, and appears to confirm that Tuer will take the role as his interim successor.
In her new role Tuer will oversee the running of the UK business and will report to President & CEO Sony Music International, Edgar Berger. Tuer originally joined Sony Music in 1995.
Edgar Berger, President & CEO Sony Music International said:”Nicola’s competitive spirit, commercial acumen and passion for music are unrivalled in the business. I am delighted to announce her promotion to COO and I am certain she will have enormous impact in leading the UK company to the next level.”
Nicola Tuer said: “I am thrilled to have this opportunity. Sony is home to the most iconic labels and artists in the industry. Add to that our incredibly exciting roster of new artists and our dynamic executive team and we have all the ingredients to grow the company even further.”