Spotify global head of publishing Adam Parness is leaving the company, Billboard has confirmed.
Parness joined Spotify in 2017 after previous roles in publisher relations at Pandora and content acquisition at Amazon. A longtime champion of the publishing realm, he led efforts to add songwriter and producer credits to Spotify's platform earlier this year. Outside the company, he also played an instrumental role in the music industry's support of the Music Modernization Act.
Parness has not announced his next plans. The news of his departure was first published by Music Business Worldwide, reporting his resignation is effective June 3.