Didier Martin appointed CEO of the Outhere Music group
Outhere SA is pleased you to inform that Didier Martin has been appointed CEO of the group. Since September, he has the operational responsibility for all the divisions and all the labels of the Outhere Group. Previously, Didier Martin was the Artistic Director of the Alpha Classics label as well as the Director of the Group’s French operations.
Charles Adriaenssen, the owner and founder of the Group has decided to retire from day to day management. He remains Chairman of the Board of Directors and will devote himself to the formulation and implementation of the company’s strategic priorities.
Says Charles Adriaenssen: “After 15 years of growth and success, I’ve decided to hand over the management of our great team to Didier. I much appreciate his commitment and his talent and I’m convinced that, in these difficult times for cultural endeavours, he is the right man to develop our activities and consolidate Outhere’s prominent position amongst independent labels.”
For his part, Didier Martin declared: “The last 5 years spent on developing Alpha have allowed us to build a great family of exceptional artists. I’m keen to take up this new mission and thank Charles Adriaenssen for his confidence in me. The wealth of all Outhere labels is immense and my aim is to conduct it to the best of my abilities, with the assistance and the talent of all of the Group’s teams.”