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Max Hole joins Metropolis Studios

By | Published on Tuesday 22 November 2016

Max Hole & Ian Brenchley

The former CEO of Universal Music’s non-US operations, Max Hole has been named Metropolis Studios’ new Non-Executive Chair. In his new role, Hole will assist with developing the company’s strategy.

“I am absolutely THRILLED Max is joining the board here at Metropolis”, says the studios’ CEO Ian Brenchley. “We are at an exciting juncture for the company as our portfolio of businesses across production, management, publishing and labels have diversified cementing our ethos of Metropolis as a truly progressive and 360 music company. To have Max share our vision and enthusiasm is a real privilege”.

Hole himself adds: “I’m very fortunate to have spent my life involved in many different aspects of the music business and having travelled extensively around the world. I love my new opportunity of helping the wonderful business built by CEO Ian and his team at Metropolis. It’s a remarkable model that I find really exciting that is the basis of us building all aspects of managing, recording, publishing and breaking artists in the future”.

As previously reported, Hole stepped down from Universal Music Group International in October last year, ten months after contracting rare medical condition encephalitis.