Sony/ATV Music Publishing announced the promotion of Peter Brodsky to general counsel and executive vice president, business affairs. Brodsky is based in the company’s New York office and reports directly to Sony/ATV Chairman and CEO Jon Platt.

In his new role, Brodsky leads the company’s legal and business affairs department worldwide. He is responsible for building and implementing its global business strategy as well as providing guidance and counsel on all Sony/ATV legal matters. Brodsky also oversees Sony/ATV’s major catalog acquisitions, North American digital initiatives, and strategies for licensing its catalog to digital music services and other platforms.

Prior to his promotion, Brodsky held the position of EVP, business affairs at Sony/ATV. He has led the company’s legal and business activities since 2007.