FUGA's SVP, EMEA, Liz Northeast, recently spoke to Music Week about her inclusion in the 2023 Roll of Honor, discussing her early years in the industry, mentors, and the importance of mental health.
From her earliest days selling vinyl and working the DJ circuit in Australia through to her current position as an executive in the independent music space, Liz Northeast's 20-plus year-long legacy within the industry has been established as a result of her passionate commitment to community, advocacy and wellbeing.
In her current role as SVP, EMEA for Fuga, a division of Downtown Music, Walters is responsible for commercial strategy across the region. Promoted to her executive role in March this year after only one and a half years as UK GM, her accomplishments have included her pivotal role in tripling the UK team, signing deals with the likes of Marathon Artists, One Little Independent and The Hives, as well as bolstering female leadership in her region through two senior hires, Lara Baker [general Manager, UK] and Desiree Vach [General Manager, GSA].
Read more on the Music Week site.