PPL (Phonographic Performance Ltd.), has appointed G.B. Aayeer as it’s new CEO.
GB Aayeer, who till recently was with Saregama in various capacities including CFO, Interim CEO, Executive Director on the Board of the listed entity, amongst others comes with a long experience of 38 years in senior positions in large corporates. GB will take over from Rajat Kakar.
“I am excited at being chosen to lead PPL in its rejuvenated avatar. Rajat has made PPL into a data-oriented, transparent and professional organization and I now look forward to continuing the momentum built in the last 2 years with the help of a highly talented team of employees and efficient systems, a combination that offers immense potential for growth. I look forward to working with stakeholders and users alike to create an environment of respect for Intellectual property,” commented GB Aayeer.
PPL has recently set up a blockchain-based system for distribution of royalty to its members via SoundSys, a JV between Sound recording CMO’s in India, Singapore, Indonesia, and Thailand along with IFPI.