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12th June 2021

Frances Moore, Chief Executive of IFPI, Awarded MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours

11th June 2021 – Frances Moore, Chief Executive of IFPI, the organisation that represents the recording industry worldwide, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

Moore joins the Members of the Order of the British Empire and is recognised for her services to the music industry in the list unveiled on 11th June.

Commenting on her inclusion in the list, Moore said: “I am really pleased that the role of the recording industry and its contribution to our culture and economy has been recognised and honoured in this way.”

Frances Moore is the Chief Executive Officer of IFPI, a post she has held since July 2010. She was previously Executive Vice President of IFPI and Regional Director, Europe, leading the music industry’s representation to the European Union and coordinating strategy with national groups across the 28-member EU. A barrister, Moore has worked for more than 20 years in government relations and public affairs, representing European and US companies in the retail and electronics sector before joining IFPI.

Read the official publication of the Honours List here.

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