Live Nation has promoted Alan Ridgeway to CEO of its International Music Division, effective Sept. 1. He will be based in the company's London office, reporting directly to Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino.

In his new role, Ridgeway will oversee all aspects of Live Nation's international business, which currently operates in 16 countries outside of the United States and Canada.

Prior to the promotion, Ridgeway served a two-year stint as Live Nation's CFO.

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