Silicon Valley veteran who transformed eBay’s technology operation to oversee UMG’s global technology systems and lead initiatives to support advanced analytics and data platforms
Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, on March 13 announced Dan Morales, a highly regarded technology and finance executives, has been appointed the Chief Information Officer (CIO), overseeing UMG’s global technology platforms and developing new systems to expand the company’s advanced analytics and data platforms.
After transforming eBay Inc.’s technology infrastructure, Morales will now oversee UMG’s global Information Technology (IT) team, as well as the company’s internal and external networks. Additionally, he will develop insights from data across UMG’s organization through analytics, reporting, and data intelligence.
Morales, whose appointment is effective April 15, will be based at UMG’s global headquarters in Santa Monica and report to Boyd Muir, UMG’s Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and President of Operations.
In making the announcement, Muir said: “Throughout our digital evolution, UMG continues to redefine the role of a modern music company. With Dan as CIO, we are adding an executive with immense talent and experience in building technology and software solutions on …read more