Ben Facey has been appointed senior director, marketing international, for Universal Music Australia.
Reporting jointly to UMA managing directors, Michael Taylor and Darren Aboud, the appointment is effective October 20.
A highly experienced and accomplished marketing professional Facey will be responsible for Australian campaigns of UMA international artists repertoire.
Together with the MD’s he will co-manage the full Universal Music Australia marketing team, overseeing the development of innovative strategies, breaking new international artists and trend watching.
The labels include Interscope, Republic, Island & Mercury US, Def Jam, Polydor, Island UK,Geffen, A&M and UMG Nashville.