Warner Music UK has announced the promotion of Damian Christian to the role of MD and President Of Promotions at its Atlantic label.
He will have an expanded role guiding the overall approach of the label while still overseeing its promotions team. He’ll continue to report into Atlantic UK Presidents Briony Turner and Ed Howard.
Announcing the promotion, Turner says: “Damian’s been instrumental in the remarkable growth and award-winning success of Atlantic UK, and his new role will see him continue to do what he does best promote our artists and our music while also acknowledging the broader leadership and deep experience that he brings to the team by way of invaluable guidance, mentorship, artist development and his priceless sense of humour”.
Christian himself adds: “Atlantic has been my home for more than two decades, and I couldn’t be prouder to take on this larger role, and I’d like to thank Ed and Briony for the opportunity. I’d also like to thank my Atlantic promotion work-family Carrie, Deidre, Holly, Will, Katia, Mel and Alex – they’re the best in the business and make me look good!”