UMI Ups Foster

Commercial affairs VP joined firm in 2001.

Universal Music International has promoted Ross Foster to VP of commercial affairs.

Foster joined UMI in 2001 as a business analyst. In September 2002, he was elevated to head of commercial affairs to coincide with the creation of the company's strategic marketing and commercial affairs division.

In his new London-based role, Foster is responsible for all commercial affairs issues applicable to UMI's worldwide business, including pricing, campaigns and key account management.

He reports to Bert Cloeckaert, UMI senior VP of strategic marketing and commercial affairs.