Gennaro Castaldo

Director of Comms, BPI

Biography

Gennaro Castaldo joined the BPI in June 2013 as its Director of Communications, and is responsible for the music body’s media relations and communications strategy across all channels – corporate and consumer – and covering key areas including copyright protection, market reporting and label reputation. Gennaro previously worked with entertainment retailer HMV, and during a 28-year career managed much of the company’s consumer press activity and event PR, including high profile in-store artist performances and product signings as well as corporate PR and CSR/community engagement whilst also contributing to key brand marketing initiatives.