Manila, Philippines (November 30, 2010)–The MUSIC Group has added John Farina as chief financial officer.
He has spent more than a dozen years in electronic manufacturing services companies including Nam Tai Electronics and Celestica. He also worked for 13 years with IBM Corporation.
Farina comments, “I am looking forward to working with the visionary CEO Uli Behringer and the MUSIC Group to drive the company from good to great. The MUSIC Group has unlimited opportunities, in an exciting industry, to significantly grow the current world-recognized leading brands–Midas, Klark Teknik, Behringer and Bugera, and expand into new market segments centered around the joys of making music. It is my privilege to partner with Uli and the exceptional team at The MUSIC Group in executing the Group vision to achieve outstanding results.”
Chairman and CEO Uli Behringer replied, “We are all very excited to have John on our management team. His strong financial and manufacturing background plus extraordinary breadth in global executive management stemming from companies like IBM and Celestica are exceptional and very relevant to the Music Group. John is the ideal partner in the implementation of our new Group vision.”