Warner Music Australasia president Niko Nordström is returning to his homeland, Finland, to take on a familiar role with the music major.
Announced Tuesday, Nordström is named executive vice president, Warner Music Nordics and managing director of Warner Music Finland, based in Helsinki.
Nordström will report to Mark Fry, the newly appointed president of Warner Music Nordics.
“It’s fantastic news that Niko is returning home to the Nordics,” Fry comments in a statement. “He’s a friend and a partner, as well as one of the most admired figures in the history of the Finnish music industry. He moved the business and culture into the modern age, while nurturing an entire generation of groundbreaking artists.”
Niko played a “central role in making Finland a pioneering global music market,” he continues, “and I’m so pleased that he’ll be returning … Read the rest