Lachie Rutherford

  1. Lachie Rutherford, President, Warner Music Asia Pacific, Will Retire at End of Year

    October 24, 2014 8:00 AM EDT Warner Music Group has announced that Lachie Rutherford , president, Warner Music Asia Pacific, will retire at the end of the year and Simon Robson , who is currently COO and CFO of Warner Music UK, will fill the position. Robson will report to ...

  2. Kazuyuki Kobayashi Appointed Warner Music Japan CEO, Shuji Utsumi Named COO

    March 25, 2014 8:39 PM EDT Warner Music Group announced today Kazuyuki "Kaz" Kobayashi as Chief Executive Officer for Warner Music Japan. Shuji Utsumi was also named Chief Operating Officer.  Related Articles Warner Music Japan Chairman/CEO Retiring, Named Honora ...

  3. Kei Ishizaka Named Chairman, CEO of Warner Music Japan

    October 28, 2011 8:55 AM EDT Kei Ishizaka has been named Chairman & CEO, Warner Music Japan accourding to an announcement by Warner Music Group. Effective Nov. 1, Ishizaka will oversee all aspects of Warner Music Japan's domestic and global repertoire and will report ...

  4. Lachie Rutherford Appointed Warner Music Japan CEO

    October 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Industry veteran Lachie Rutherford has been named CEO Warner Music Japan (WMJ), following the recent death of Takashi Yoshida. In addition to his new role, Rutherford will continue to serve as president, Warner Music Asia Pacific and chairman Warn ...

  5. EMI Southeast Asia Staff Facing Cull

    September 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT As many as 150 EMI Music employees in Southeast Asian territories stand to lose their jobs following the recently signed deal whereby Warner Music Group will market and distribute EMI's worldwide repertoire in the region, local industry insid ...

  6. Asian Matters Take Center Stage At HK Confab

    June 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Legendary promoter Harvey Goldsmith accused Asian counterparts of overpaying acts, in remarks he made during the "The Live Panel" discussion at the third annual Music Matters conference in Hong Kong, which wrapped today. "You'r ...

  7. Execs See Light For Asian Labels

    May 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Even though mobile phones and other digital media are now the main way music is distributed and consumed in some Asian markets, labels still have a role to play in the region's fast-changing music ind Even though mobile phones and other digit ...

  8. Warner Launches Groundbreaking Korean Joint Venture

    May 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music Group is setting up a precedent-setting joint venture with leading South Korean telecom operator SK Telecom that will handle Warner Music Korea's stable of domestic acts. Warner Music Group is setting up a precedent-setting joint ...

  9. Cheung Upped At Warner Asia Pacific

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Ken Cheung has been named new media director of Warner Music Asia Pacific, the label said today (Dec. 6). Cheung will be based in Hong Kong and will report to WMAP president Lachie Rutherford. Ken Cheung has been named new media director of Warner ...

  10. Warner Establishes Distribution Facility In China

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford today (Dec. 6) confirmed that Warner Music International is setting up a majority-owned distribution joint venture in mainland China. Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford today ...

  11. Warner China MD Xu To Exit

    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford confirms that Warner Music China managing director Zorro Xu will leave the company "by the end of March." Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford confirms that Warner Mu ...

  12. Warner China MD Xu To Exit

    January 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford confirms that Warner Music China managing director Zorro Xu will be leaving the company "by the end of March." Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford confirms that Warn ...

  13. Rutherford Confirmed To Head Warner Music Japan

    March 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Music International today (March 5) confirmed that Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford has added duties as chairman/CEO of its affiliate in Japan. Warner Music International today (March 5) confirmed that Warner Music Asia ...