New Managing Director, Germany for Hal Leonard Europe

The company bolsters its senior team in Europe with the appointment of Tom Venvell

The leading music publisher and distributor Hal Leonard Europe has announced the appointment of Tom Venvell to a new position as Managing Director, Germany to strengthen the company’s leadership structure in Germany.

In this new role, Venvell will provide direct management of the Hal Leonard team in its Berlin office and support growth across German-speaking territories. He has over 11 years’ experience at the company, most recently in the positions of UK Managing Director and European Sales Director, and will maintain these responsibilities alongside his new role, reporting to Doug Lady, Senior Vice President – Global.

Tom Venvell said, ‘Hal Leonard has built up a significant business in Germany, and we see lots more opportunity for growth. I look forward to working closely with the team to deliver our strategy and continue advancing in our vision to enable lifelong music-making in Germany and beyond’.

Doug Lady added, ‘As the largest music-maker market in Europe, Germany continues to be a key focus for Hal Leonard. Tom’s strong leadership, strategic vision, and local market knowledge will ensure our German business thrives’.