Warner Chappell Music has promoted Petter Walther Walthinsen to Head of A&R for Warner Chappell Music Nordics.
He will report into the region’s Taking care of Director, Lars Karlsson.
Taking on this expanded role, Walthinsen will be dependable for the system, way and tradition of the A&R office across the Nordics, with all the A&R executives from the region reporting into him.
Walthinsen initially joined the organization in 2018 as Senior A&R Supervisor of Warner Chappell Music Norway.
Given that then he has absent on to signal, establish and function with some of the country’s top artists, writers and producers like Alexander Pavelich, Askjell Solstrand, Chris Holsten, Nova Blue, Payday and SKAAR.
In 2020, he was named in the Nordic Audio Biz Best 20 Beneath 30 list.
As effectively as his purpose in A&R, Walthinsen is also recognised as a producer for each regional and intercontinental artists.
He developed a range of tracks from Nico & Vinz’s No.1 album Black Star Elephant, as very well as That’s What They All Say by Nick Jonas.
“Petter is a outstanding A&R who can place talent early and can aid establish them into unbelievable songwriters.”
Lars Karlsson reported: “Petter is a amazing A&R who can location expertise early and can support create them into amazing songwriters.
“He’s savored a large amount of success since joining us in Norway, and with him now foremost our A&R functions in the Nordics, I’m enthusiastic to see how his eyesight will benefit the complete location.”
“I’m delighted that Petter has agreed to phase up into this placement. He has higher ambitions for the Nordic location.”
Male Moot, Warner Chappell Songs
Male Moot, Co-Chair and CEO, Warner Chappell Audio, extra: “I’m delighted that Petter has agreed to action up into this situation. He has significant ambitions for the Nordic area and will carry an infectious vitality to the position, as nicely as the finest songwriting expertise from throughout the territories.
“I’m looking ahead to looking at as he develops his team and roster, even though making an thrilling new tradition.”
“I couldn’t be prouder to just take on this broader job as Head of A&R for the Nordics.”
Petter Walther Walthinsen
Petter Walther Walthinsen concluded: “I could not be prouder to get on this wider purpose as Head of A&R for the Nordics.
“Our area has this kind of a wealthy and assorted pool of wonderful songwriters who can make a actual affect on the world-wide stage, and I hope in this new place I can aid propel the subsequent stars to international accomplishment. I’d like to thank Guy and Lars for giving me this chance.”
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