Naledi Nyahuma Seck Joins The Orchard as Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Los Angeles-based Nyahuma Seck reports to Colleen Théis, COO of The Orchard, and will work closely with Tiffany R. Warren, Executive Vice President, Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Sony Music Group, who took on the role in October.
In her newly appointed role, Nyahuma Seck will continue the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives, and establish talent pools and employee development programs.
Prior to joining The Orchard, Nyahuma Seck served as Senior Director, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging at Universal music group.
At Universal Music, she has managed a team of diversity advisors for the company’s labels and business units since 2019.
Nyahuma Seck has also served as Co-Chair of Internal / Institutional Change for Universal Music’s Task Force for Meaningful Change, which launched in 2020.
Prior to working at Universal Music, Nyahuma Seck held positions at AEG, The Recording Academy and more.
“We will continue to focus on establishing fair practices at all levels.”
Colleen Theis, The Orchard
Colleen Theis, COO of The Orchard, said: “We will continue to focus on building fair practices at all levels and making The Orchard a place that truly promotes equity and inclusion. .
“We launched our Employee-Led Progressive Action Council, which launched many new initiatives over the past year.
“We are delighted to welcome Naledi as she brings her experience, passion and leadership alongside our company’s vision for a diverse and inclusive workplace. “
“I am honored to join The Orchard.
Naledi Nyahuma Seck
Naledi Nyahuma Seck, said: “The Orchard has demonstrated its commitment to empowering artists and labels, uplifting employees and inspiring fans to create a more equitable society.
“These are commitments and values in which I personally believe and in which I invest myself. Music is a precious link between people.
“As we record this chapter of history, it is imperative that we show compassion as we educate and uplift our communities, and take collective action through our efforts in diversity, equity and inclusion. I am honored to join The Orchard.
“I look forward to working with Naledi. “
Tiffany R. Warren, Sony Music Group
Tiffany R. Warren, Executive Vice President, Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Sony Music Group, added, “I look forward to partnering with Naledi to continue to cultivate intentional and lasting change within Sony Music Group and the industry in general.Music trade around the world