At Warner Music, Darren is responsible for the management and operations in relations to marketing, sales, advertising, business development, partner and dealer management. Under his leadership, Warner Music Malaysia & Singapore emerged as the two most profitable subsidiaries in South East Asia, consecutively in 2012 to 2015.
Prior to Warner Music, Darren was the CEO of EQ8 Energy Drink (1 Malaysia Racing Team) in which he was responsible for the set up of a whole new beverage division within the Lotus Racing/Team Lotus for sales, distribution and marketing in the United Kingdom and in key international markets.
Throughout his career, Darren has worked in fast-paced and dynamic industries such as music and sports, working in capacities within brand strategy, marketing and business development. He has held the Managing Director role for major international music and sport powerhouses, Adidas South East Asia as well as EMI Music Malaysia. During his time at EMI, he was responsible for signing on some of the best local artists in the country such as Ziana Zain, Awie, Too Phat, Ruffedge, VE, Innuendo, OAG, Fauziah Latiff and Vince.
Darren graduated from Purdue University with a BSc in Management.