Interview: Douglas Merrill, President, EMI Digital Business: ‘We Need To Question Everything’

imageJust got off the phone with Douglas Merrill, the Google (NSDQ: GOOG) CIO who is leaving what he called “the best CIO job in the world” to join EMI as president of digital business. Turns out Merrill and EMI Group Chairman Guy Hands were introduced by a mutual friend. The result: a switch from the all-digital world of Google to the still-trying-to-figure-out-digital world of EMI. When he officially starts April 28, he’ll report directly to Hands in a new post that combines, as the announcement puts it, “leadership responsibility for all of the company