ICMP, the global trade body for music publishers, has re-elected Universal Music Publishing International’s EVP Andrew Jenkins as its Chair.
Jenkins (pictured), who was first elected to the post in 2012, was once again voted into the position at ICMP’s Annual General Assembly (GA) in Cannes on 2 February in the presence of some 80 publishers from across the globe.
The newly elected Board gave unanimous approval for Jenkins to serve as Chair, with Nicolas Galibert and Lauren Keiser as Vice Chairs and Ralph Peer as Treasurer.
A new ICMP Board and Bureaux for the term of 2014-2016 were elected – all positions are confirmed below.
THE POPULAR BUREAU
Jodie Ferneyhough, CMPA; Paolo Franchini, FEM; Nicolas Galibert, CSDEM; Ken Ohtake, MPAJ; Ralph Peer, NMPA; Cathrine Ruud, Norway MPA; Gustav Stiedl, HMPA; Hussain Spek Yoosuf, MEMPA and Anja Wester, VMN.
THE SERIOUS BUREAU
Antal Boronkay, HMPA; Chris Butler, MPA UK; Ber Deuss, VMN; Lauren Keiser, MPA USA; Susumu Morikawa, MPAJ; Pekka Sipilia, FMPA; Pierre Lemoine, CEMF; Heinz Stroh, DMV.
Paolo Franchini, Spek Yoosuf, Chris Butler and Pekka Sipilia were elected chairs and vice chairs.
THE BOARD (CLASS A)
Jeremy Fabinyi (AMPAL, Australia); Jodie Ferneyhough (CMPA, Canada); Nicolas Galibert (CSDEM, France); Ralph Peer II (NMPA, US); Hajime Taniguchi (MPAJ, Japan)
THE BOARD (CLASS B)
Chris Butler (MPA UK, UK); Paolo Franchini (FEM, Italy); Lauren Keiser (MPA US,US); Pekka Sipila (FMPA, Finland); Heinz Stroh (DMV, Germany)
THE BOARD (CLASS C)
Goetz Von Einem (representing BMG Rights Management;) James Fitzherbert (representing IMPA); Guy Henderson (representing Sony ATV/ EMI Music Publishing); Andrew Jenkins (representing Universal Music Publishing); Mark Waring (representing Warner /Chappell Music).Music Business Worldwide