SAMRO New CEO Brings Change

Starting in February 2020, the new board appointed qualified attorney, Mark Rosin as CEO. He is on a two year contract as a turnaround strategist. Rosin, 61, has worked in the South African music industry for 30 years, for record companies, composers, publishers and broadcasters. He left a law practice at Rosin Wright Rosengartenin 2011 to join the firm’s biggest client,eTV, where he worked for nine years including as COO and head of strategy. He has specific instruction to identify a suitable successor within 18 months that will fit the employment equity status. He says, “I got one big talent – I know what I don’t know.”