We're pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Javor as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, effective November 1, 2019. Javor will report to Rhapsody's President and Chief Executive Officer Bill Patrizio and will serve on the company's senior leadership team.
"Scott is a seasoned finance leader, experienced in driving change and supporting the growth of global companies," said Bill Patrizio. "His impressive experience guiding financial strategy and execution at technology and media companies will serve Rhapsody well. I'm confident Scott is the right leader who will propel us in our next phase of development and growth."
Javor will lead the company's global finance, corporate development, and IT functions, act as the chief financial strategist and work with the executive leadership team to set overall business strategy.
"It is clear to me that Napster has a strong brand, a committed team, supportive and engaged clients and has consistently defined the industry with its innovation," said Javor. "As the streaming audio industry continues its growth trajectory I look forward to helping the experienced leadership team manage and maximize that opportunity."
Javor has extensive experience advising companies on financial planning and operations, corporate development and strategic growth. Most recently, he held the position of managing director at FTI Consulting and FTI Capital Advisors. Throughout his 10 years with FTI, he advised companies on performance improvement, business plans, M&A and restructuring transactions. Previously, he served as the Vice President of GE Capital's Media, Communications & Entertainment business.
Javor holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Yale University and an MBA in finance from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.