is a music industry executive of Indian
As the first Chairman & CEO
Music Worldwide, Bhaskar Menon is best known as a music industry executive, overseeing the EMI Group’s worldwide operations and subsidiaries.
A citizen of the United States, Mr. Menon was born in India where he was educated at The Doon School
and received a B.A. Honours degree from the University of Delhi
. He earned a Masters degree from Christ Church, Oxford University
, and joined EMI Limited in London. Transferred to India and the Far East, he was appointed Chairman
, Managing Director
and Chief Executive of EMI's Indian subsidiary.
Mr. Menon returned to London as Divisional Director and General Manager (Overseas) of EMI Limited responsible for the Group's interests and investments outside the U.K. He was concurrently appointed Managing Director of EMI International Services Limited with direct operating responsibility for companies in 25 countries. He represented EMI on the Boards of several subsidiary and associated companies including Capitol
Industries in the U.S.A. and Toshiba
EMI Limited in Japan.
Mr. Menon transferred to Los Angeles
and was elected President and Chief Executive Officer of Capitol Industries Inc,a public corporation in which EMI held majority interest. He was appointed a Director of the parent Board of EMI Limited, and elected Chairman of the Board of Capitol Industries Inc. in addition to remaining President and Chief Executive Officer of all its... Read More