Friday, 30 March 2012
Sony musical chairs
Sony Corp has confirmed a number of personnel changes in its American division as Kazuo Hirai takes on the role of overall CEO for the Sony Group. Sony Pictures Entertainment boss Michael Lynton also becomes CEO for Sony Corporation Of America. Sony General Counsel Nicole Seligman will also become President, heading up business and legal affairs for the division. Sony Music's Doug Morris and Sony/ATV's Marty Bandier will both report to Lynton. Sony Corporation Of America's CFO Rob Wiesenthal will move into the Sony/ATV music publishing company as Chief Strategy Officer, reporting to Bandier, and overseeing all territories outside North America and the UK.