Hector Dewar has joined U.K. dance music label Defected Records as managing director. He was director of Ministry of Sound (MoS) Group.

Hector Dewar has joined U.K. dance music label Defected Records as managing director. He was director of Ministry of Sound (MoS) Group.

Dewar -- who has consulted for Defected and served as interim director for almost a year -- will work alongside label founder Simon Dunmore, who serves as director of A&R.

Defected says in a statement that it split from former parent MoS in December. The label -- whose key acts include Junior Jack and Dimitri From Paris -- is distributed by Vital Distribution.

Questions? Comments? Let us know: @billboardbiz

Print