Tom Staggs, former COO of the Walt Disney Company, is one of four new board members for the music streaming company, Spotify. Staggs was once assumed to be the successor to current President and CEO of the Walt Disney Company, Bob Iger.
The addition of Staggs is an attempt by Spotify to bring more entertainment industry experience to the board. He follows the appointment of Ted Sarandos, Netflix Chief Content Officer. According to reports, Spotify is interested in adding more video content to its service.