Warner Music has appointed long-term consultant John Kelleher as head of Warner Classic & Jazz (WCJ).

Kelleher will oversee the day-to-day operations of WCJ in the newly created role, reporting to Simon Robson, CFO of Warner Music U.K. The appointment is effective immediately.

The WCJ classical, jazz and world music roster includes Jose Carreras, Placido Domingo, Daniel Barenboim, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, John Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie and Ladysmith Black Mambazo.

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