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Maximilian Kolb becomes Managing Director at BMG

13. May 2019

Music Business graduate Maximilian Kolb was appointed Managing Director GSA of Bertelmann Music Group in April this year. In this function he will not only take over the management of the label business in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, but also the management of the publishing activities.

After graduating from the Popakademie in 2009, Maximilian Kolb began his career as an A&R at music publisher Sony/ATV before joining BMG in 2012. He was and still is significantly involved in the success of artists such as Kontra K, Max Giesinger, Kitschkrieg / Trettman and Cypress Hill.

His team of more than 40 employees also includes music business graduate Laura Heinrichs. After working for the Hörstmann Group and Deezer, among others, she joined BMG almost two years ago and was promoted to Director Digital Sales in May this year.

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