Ed Sheeran Agent Jon Ollier Leaves CAA To Start Own Company
– Jon Ollier
Leaving CAA to start his own company.
Jon Ollier is leaving CAA in London to launch his own business endeavor and he’s taking many of his clients with him including Ed Sheeran, record-holder of the biggest tour in history.
Ollier was with CAA for more than five years, which have been “a wonderful experience and one I am incredibly grateful for,” according to the agent himself.
“It has been an absolute privilege working alongside so many outstanding people who care deeply about their clients and each other,” he continued, adding, that “starting my own company has been a dream of mine and I appreciate CAA’s support in this transition.”
As a statement from CAA reads, “Jon’s departure is amicable and with CAA’s support.”
Ollier will be handing over and wrapping up with the company until mid-November. More news about his future are to be announced.
Emma Banks, co-head of CAA in London, commented: “Jon has been a great colleague and friend. We wish him the very best as he pursues an entrepreneurial path, and look forward to working with him in his new role.”
Ollie talked about Ed Sheeran’s $775.6 million grossing, 8.9 million tickets selling record tour to Pollstar at the end of last year. To read more, click on the cover below.