Absolute Radio legal head to join Perform Group

Absolute Radio’s head of legal is set to leave the company for digital rights company Perform Group.

Andrew Ryan, who has been head of legal at Absolute Radio since 2009, is expected to join the FTSE 250-listed Perform in late June.

Before joining Absolute Radio, Ryan was an associate at legacy firm Mallesons Stephen Jaques, which has since merged with Chinese firm King & Wood (5 December 2011) and then O’Melveny & Myers.