SoundCloud has named Jennifer Caserta as its new Head of People.
Part of the company’s executive leadership team, Caserta is responsible for developing and executing the human resources strategy to support the overall business and direction of the organization.
In her role overseeing the People and Workplace team, she will promote strategic people practices, leadership and development, oversee internal communications and manage employee branding for hundreds of global employees at SoundCloud.
Caserta reports directly to Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Drew Wilson with a dotted line to CEO Michael Weissman.
Caserta brings decades of operational and people practices leadership to her role at SoundCloud.
SoundCloud says she has deep entertainment experience, including her time at AMC Networks, where as Chief Transformation and People Officer, she helped drive the pivot of the company through organizational design, culture and key stakeholder changes.
Prior to that role, SoundCloud says that she “spearheaded the evolution” of AMC Networks’ IFC TV as their President and General Manager.
She also served as Executive Vice President and General Manager of Fuse.
“Jennifer’s vast experience in business and cultural transformation will be a key component in her role as SoundCloud’s Head of People, and the entire team is thrilled to have her onboard to help foster our company culture.”
“Jennifer’s vast experience in business and cultural transformation will be a key component in her role as SoundCloud’s Head of People, and the entire team is thrilled to have her onboard to help foster our company culture,” said Drew Wilson.
“She has a proven track record for revitalizing employee relations and enriching workplaces, making her an important addition as we continue to hire and cultivate incredible talent around the world.
“It’s an exciting time to be at SoundCloud and I look forward to evolving the company’s people practices as part of this next chapter.”
Jennifer Caserta, SoundCloud
Jennifer Caserta, Head of People, SoundCloud, added: “It’s an exciting time to be at SoundCloud and I look forward to evolving the company’s people practices as part of this next chapter.
“I am grateful for this opportunity and am thrilled to work alongside the executive team and with a passionate and engaged workforce who are leading the future of music.”Music Business Worldwide