Richard Smirke

Richard Smirke is a U.K. journalist specializing in music and the music industry, who writes regularly for Billboard magazine, and He has previously written for The Guardian, BBC, Associated Newspapers, and other publications.


David Ventura and Tim Major

Sony/ATV Reshuffles UK Management Team in Wake of Guy Moot Exit

The U.K. arm of Sony/ATV has a new look senior leadership team led by David Ventura and Tim Major. Effective immediately, Ventura takes up the post of president and co-managing director with Major also promoted to co-managing director.