ECCO Inc names new CEO
ALSON JAMES, CEO of ECCO
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June 27, 2023
ECCO Inc names new CEO

THE EASTERN Caribbean Collective Organisation for Music Rights (ECCO) Inc has appointed a new CEO in Alson James.

James, whose appointment became effective on May 8, 2023 is described in a release from ECCO as a highly experienced and innovative transformational leader in the creative industries who brings with him over three decades of leadership experience.

James served on ECCO’s board of directors for several years, holding the position of chairman from 2018 to 2019.

During his tenure, he played a critical role in shaping the copyright landscape of the music industries in the OECS.

Because of his extensive knowledge and experience in intellectual property administration, he is an ideal fit for the CEO, position at ECCO, the release adds.

It said he is committed to preserving ECCO’s legacy of professionalism, quality representation, and innovation. He believes that a blend of traditional and cutting-edge techniques can accomplish the company’s goals in today’s modern society. James said he is committed to bolstering ECCO’s position on the global

Collective Management market, expanding its portfolio, and enhancing its digital capabilities to meet the evolving needs of its members and stakeholders.

Legislative reform and harmonization of all policies across all ECCO’S territories, educating and re-educating of all parties/ stakeholders and increased licencing, revenue collection and distribution are on top of his agenda to be tackled expeditiously.

“I am excited to join the ECCO team as the new CEO,” James said. “I am committed to building on the company’s success and taking it to even greater heights. I look forward to working with the team to achieve our goals and enhance the value we bring to our members and stakeholders.”