Warner Music Asia-Pacific Strengthens Executive Team Names Philip Oh Managing Director Warner Music Korea

07/28/04

Lachie Rutherford, President, Warner Music Asia-Pacific, today announced the appointment of Philip Oh to Managing Director, Warner Music Korea.

Effective immediately, Oh will oversee the company's operations in Korea focusing on building the business based on quality content both locally as well as throughout North Asia where Korean repertoire has great potential. Oh will report directly to Rutherford.

Oh joins Warner Music Korea from Pure Entertainment, a production house and artist management company in Korea. During this time, Oh established the success of Korea's top singer and actress, Jang Na Ra throughout Korea and South East Asia.

"I am delighted to welcome a talented new executive to our team," commented Lachie Rutherford. "Philip's past successes with artists and creative talent are second to none and I am confident that under Philip's leadership, Warner Music Korea will face the increasing opportunities in the market."

"I am excited to join Warner Music Korea as a key part of Lachie Rutherford's team," said Philip Oh. "I look forward to developing Korean repertoire as a source both locally and outside of Korea. As well as capitalising on the rapidly growing penetration of broadband to deliver content to our consumers via all platforms."

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Source: Warner Music International