Alasdair McMullan

Executive Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs; Universal Music Group

Alasdair McMullan is executive vice president of business and legal affairs at Universal Music Group (UMG). He oversees a team of attorneys responsible for the maintenance and supervision of litigation globally on behalf of the company. McMullan is known for finding legal solutions that advance the creation of music, and he was recognized as one of Billboard’s 2021 Top Music Lawyers. He joined UMG after it acquired EMI Music, where he was executive vice president of legal and business affairs for EMI Music North America. Prior to EMI, McMullan was an attorney at the law firm of Cowan Liebowitz & Latman in New York, where he specialized in copyright and entertainment litigation.