Online music firm Napster is bolstering its European management team with the appointment of Leanne Sharman to the new role of VP of business development.

Online music firm Napster is bolstering its European management team with the appointment of Leanne Sharman to the new role of VP of business development. Based in London, Sharman will spearhead the company's planned European rollout this year. She reports to VP of worldwide business development Brad Duea, who is based in L.A.

Sharman was previously VP of sales and marketing at now-defunct MP3.com Europe.