Independent rights agency Merlin has announced the results of its latest global board elections. Among those re-relected are Martin Mills (Beggars Group), Michel Lambot (PIAS), Florian Von Hoyer (Altafonte), Horst Weidenmulle (!K7 Records), Colin Daniels (Inertia) and Hilton Roth (African Dope). New members include Erik Brataas (Phonofile), Oke Göttlich (finetunes) and Luciana Pegorer (Delira Musica). Naive’s Thomas Lorain returns as an observer, with AIM’s Alison Wenham also on board for another two years.
“Merlin’s members are fortunate to have board representatives with a such a deep wealth of experience and knowledge, and I look forward to working with the board in the coming years to continue to deliver the maximum possible value to our members,” says CEO Charles Caldas.