Nuno Saraiva, Founding Director, Lusitanian Music Publishing
Nuno Saraiva is the Founding Director of Lusitanian Music Publishing, in Lisbon Portugal. With 20 years’ industry experience in Canada, UK and Portugal, Saraiva has worked in publishing as well as record labels, artist management and international project consulting, since 1996. He is the founder of the SCL-Agency, a Lisbon-based Music Management Company and Consulting Company.
Besides running Lusitanian Publishing, Saraiva is worldwide manager for Canada’s THE SHANKS. He is also label manager for the Portuguese labels Lusitanian, Indiefada and Canadian label and publisher Here to Everywhere Entertainment Inc., founded by Ian Starkey.
Lusitanian is the first Portuguese one-stop of its kind in Portugal, singing Portuguese authors/composers as well as sub-publishing international catalogues for Portugal: Freibank, Schubert, Fairsplit, and Arts and Crafts Publishing are some of Lusitanian’s catalogues.
Nuno Saraiva is the founding President of the AMAEI, the Portuguese Indie Label Association, Board Member of IMPALA, and Secretary of MMF Portugal. Recently he has also joined the CCP – Portuguese Creatives’ Club, and Lusitanian became the first Portuguese Publisher member of the IMPF – Independent Music Publishers Forum.