Music Industry Hires: Maverick, StubHub, APAP, TalentX, Sony/ATV

Exiting StubHub President Sukhinder Singh Cassidy
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Exiting StubHub President Sukhinder Singh Cassidy
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Exiting StubHub President Sukhinder Singh Cassidy

Here’s a recap of recent executive shuffles — including both hirings and in-house promotions — from across the music industry.

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Maverick Collective

Guy Oseary has stepped down from his leadership role within the Maverick management collective, which he founded six years ago under the Live Nation umbrella.  In a vague departure announcement, Oseary said he plans to dedicate more time to managing Madonna and U2, assisting developing companies, and consulting Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino.


StubHub President Sukhinder Singh Cassidy has exited her executive position within the leading ticket-resale platform, according to a report from Billboard.  StubHub North America General Manager Jill Krimmel will fill the role on an interim basis.

TalentX Entertainment

TalentX Entertainment has hired Gersh Agency veteran Sean Stewart to serve as its digital talent director.

 The Association of Performing Arts Professionals (APAP)

APAP has named 20-year performing arts professional Lisa Richards Toney president and CEO.

Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Sony/ATV has promoted Peter Brodsky to general counsel and executive vice president of business affairs. Brodsky has led Sony/ATV’s legal and business departments for 13 years.

GoDigital Media Group

GoDigital Media Group has rehired Doug Reinart to fill the role of COO Americas; Reinhart originally departed GoDigital about two years back.

Sony Music India

Sony Music India has named Phonographic Performance Limited (PPL) veteran Rajat Kakar managing director. Kakar initiated his music industry career with Sony Music India in 1996.


Australian ticketing company Ticketek has brought on former Goldman Sachs banker Matthew Donazzan as a director of strategy and M&A (mergers and acquisitions).