PRIMARY WAVE MUSIC ANNOUNCES AGNES KACICKI AS
HEAD OF CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT
KACICKI WILL BE BASED IN THE COMPANY’S LOS ANGELES OFFICE
New York, NY (January 18, 2024) – Primary Wave Music announces today the addition of Agnes Kacicki to the executive team. Bringing over 13 years of capital market experience to the table, Agnes joins Primary Wave as Head of Corporate Development. In this new role, Kacicki will work closely with Primary Wave’s CEO & Founder, Larry Mestel, to lead efforts around larger acquisitions which will not only include legendary and iconic music publishing catalogs, but music platforms as well. In addition, Agnes will seek significant international partnerships to expand the company’s growing portfolio which already includes a partnership with Times Music of India. Based in the company’s Los Angeles office, Agnes will also align with Bill Cisneros, Primary Wave’s President of IP Investment Management, and Ramon Villa, Primary Wave’s Chief Operating Officer, to assist with investor relations.
“I’m incredibly excited to be joining the top management team in music publishing, who I’ve had the pleasure of knowing for a long time,” said Agnes. She goes on, “The opportunity to lead Primary Wave’s Investments team is a privilege and I am thrilled about the journey ahead.”
Mestel added “Agnes has been a close adviser to Primary Wave for many years in her senior role at RBC, she will make a very significant impact on our ability to increase our acquisition capabilities, and service our partners. I couldn’t be happier that Agnes is joining our executive team.”
Agnes joins Primary Wave Music from RBC Capital Markets where she was a Director in the Investment Banking division. She specialized in advisory and capital raising activities across entertainment, specifically for content production & distribution companies and across the music publishing and recorded music sector. Her execution experience includes debt and equity financings, buy-side and sell-side mandates, and initial public offerings. Agnes holds a Bachelor of Mathematics from University of Waterloo and a Bachelor of Business administration with a major in Finance from Wilfrid Laurier University.