Tyler Brown has been promoted to the newly-created position of Head of A&R, Syco Music, based in London.
Brown has worked in the A&R department at Syco Music for over seven years, starting out in a supportive A&R role before being appointed Senior A&R Manager.
He began his career at Syco working with Leona Lewis, Susan Boyle and Westlife, before moving to lead his own projects.
Brown was instrumental in the success of Labrinth and has played a pivotal role in the success of One Direction, who have sold more than 50 million records to date and have been Sony Music’s biggest selling artists for the past four years.
“Tyler’s taste, global ambition and relationships within the creative community have proven him to be a world clasS A&R Executive.”
Sonny Takhar, Syco
Sonny Takhar, President of Syco Music said “Tyler’s taste, global ambition and relationships within the creative community have proven him to be a world class A&R executive.
“I’m absolutely thrilled he will be leading our exceptional A&R team.”
Brown will continue to report directly to Takhar.Music Business Worldwide