He previously served as managing director of UK/International at the company's London office.
Independent publishing company Spirit Music Group (SMG) has promoted Rak Sanghvi to global president, the company announced on Thursday (April 4).
"Rak's incredible relationships in the creative community and proven success in finding, signing, and mentoring the very best songwriting talent makes this a natural step for Spirit Music Group," said SMG chairman Jon Singer in a statement. "As we continue to build a world-class music publishing company, promoting Rak to this important role is part of our ongoing strategy to provide our songwriters and business partners with the very best executive talent to help bring them success. Rak has proven he is capable of performing at the highest level based on all of his success in a fairly short period of time at Spirit and we are fortunate to have him lead us into this next -- and most exciting --chapter."