On 9 July 2021, Nicholas Riddle stepped down as Group CEO and director of Edition Peters in preparation for his departure from the publishing company at the end of the year.
During his many years at the helm of Edition Peters, Nicholas demonstrated outstanding and determined leadership across the three companies in New York, London and Frankfurt/Leipzig, playing a key role in the reunification of the Group in 2010 and the return of the German company to its historic ‘Heimat’ in Leipzig 2014. The wider music industry has also benefited from his time and expertise, with roles including director and Chair of the UK Music Publishers Association, director of the International Confederation of Music Publishers, the Royal Philharmonic Society Council and the International Mendelssohn Foundation, Leipzig. He continues to be a trustee of the Royal School of Church Music and The Kathleen Ferrier Awards.
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