Dominic Young has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Copyright Hub by the Copyright Hub Launch Group and the Copyright Licensing Steering Group. Mr Young takes over from Dr Ros Lynch, who is returning to the civil service.
The new CEO comes to the role after spending many years in the newspaper publishing industry, primarily at News International. In more recent years he has provided consultancy on copyright, public affairs and investment opportunities to a number of clients. His role as CEO will involve ensuring the successful implementation of the Copyright Hub Board’s strategies for the coming year.
Mr Young said of his appointment to the post:
“I am hugely excited by this role and the potential the Copyright Hub has to stimulate positive change and growth in the creative sector. It has a vision which aligns very closely with my own, and huge support and goodwill driving it forward. I can’t wait to begin work on the next phase bringing the ideas and plans to life.”
The full press release can be downloaded here