CISAC, the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers, has promoted Gadi Oron from general counsel to director general.
Oron replaces Olivier Hinnewinkel, who has held the position since October 2011.
Prior to joining CISAC in 2012, Oron was deputy director for global legal policy at the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) in London.
Discussing the new appointment, Jean Michel Jarre, CISAC president said: “Mr. Oron has proven himself to be a great supporter of authors worldwide. ...