Sony Music Publishing UK promotes Naomi Asher

As Vice President, Songwriter Services and Neighbouring Rights, Naomi will advocate for Sony Music Publishing UK's songwriter catalogue locally and abroad.

Liam Konemann
  • By Liam Konemann
  • 14 Dec 2022
  • min read

Naomi Asher has been promoted to Vice President, Songwriter Services and Neighbouring Rights at Sony Music Publishing UK.

Reporting to managing directors David Ventura and Tim Major, Naomi will be the point of contact for Sony Music Publishing’s songwriters. Another major part of her new role will be expanding opportunities for both Sony Music Publishing UK's clients domestically and abroad. She will also continue to oversee the company’s neighbouring rights division. 

Speaking on her promotion, Naomi Asher says, ‘I’m so excited to take on this role – I love being part of the SMP team, and I am grateful to have their support. It is an honour to work with such amazing catalogue songwriters and clients, and I look forward to partnering with them to maximise the full potential of their legendary songs.’

Co-managing director Tim Major adds, ‘Naomi’s role in bridging the gap between neighbouring rights and publishing has been vital. Songwriter services and our legacy catalogue is part of the Sony Music Publishing DNA, and Naomi understands this ethos through and through. We know she will be integral in continuing to develop the success of our writers and their iconic songs.’