Jacqueline O’Leary has been named creative director at Beggars Music.
O’Leary joins from Downtown Music Publishing, where she served as senior A&R manager.
Before joining Downtown, O’Leary was creative director for Roc Nation’s joint venture with Warner Chappell. O’Leary has also worked at Sony/ATV and began her career at EMI Music Publishing, rising to senior A&R manager.
Beggars Music works in partnership with XL Recordings, 4AD, Matador, Rough Trade, Stolen and Young Turks.
Its roster includes Mercury Prize-winning artist Sampha, while Deerhunter, Cat Power, Steve Gunn and Pixx are among its recent campaigns. Rising South London act Obongjayar is also signed to Beggars Music.