Rafaela Ribas (PT)
Rafaela is the general director of Portuguese music booking and management company aFirma. She is also the president of Associação Espetáculo (AEAPP) which represents the music booking agents and producers in Portugal and a teacher of “The Music Business” module at ETIC, Lisbon. She graduated in Electrical and Electronic engineering at King´s College London and has a Mini MBA from the Alpine University Mckinsey & Company. In the late 90’s, as a 20 year old, she was doing an industrial placement in Nokia Mobile Phones UK and at the same time setting up Feline Records, a record label, booking and management company in London with one of her teachers and still one of her best friends to date, Christian Landone.