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  • Fabiana Dalpiaz

    Senior Artist Manager fabiana.dalpiaz@askonasholt.co.uk
    +44 (0)20 7400 1736
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  • Fabiana Dalpiaz

    Senior Artist Manager

    Italian-born Fabiana joined Askonas Holt in 1998 when she became Artist Manager. Before joining Askonas Holt, she obtained a PhD in History of the Russian Language at the University of Florence, Italy, studied one year at the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences (having been awarded a scholarship by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs) and at the London School of Economics. She also gathered extensive international experience having worked in Ukraine and travelling to Armenia, India, Mongolia and Siberia with Civil Service International. Her hobbies include rock climbing, skiing, playing the piano, and going to the theatre (Ibsen, Chekhov and Beckett are among her favourites).

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  • Sophie Dand

    Artist Manager sophie.dand@askonasholt.co.uk
    +44 (0)20 7400 1712
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  • Sophie Dand

    Artist Manager

    Sophie was born in Manchester and studied Music at King’s College London, where she was Social Secretary of the Gilbert & Sullivan Society. Sophie joined Askonas Holt fresh out of university in summer 2007, as an intern in the Vocal Department, before becoming an Assistant Artist Manager, as well as taking the role of PA to Robert Rattray, Former CEO, from 2010 to 2013. When not attending concerts or opera performances, she enjoys socialising with friends, swimming, cycling, and the occasional moment of madness (including her debut tandem hang glide off the coast of Sydney!)

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  • Mary Donald

    Assistant Artist Manager mary.donald@askonasholt.co.uk
    +44 (0)20 7400 1767
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  • Mary Donald

    Assistant Artist Manager

    Mary graduated from the University of Surrey with a first class degree in French and Social Administration and then spent four years working as an MEP’s assistant in Brussels before moving to London to work in the European Affairs department of the Royal Institute of British Architects. During this time, she was also administrator of her chamber choir, the New London Singers, and the New London Soloists Orchestra. Mary joined Askonas Holt in 2003 as Personal Assistant to the Joint Chief Executive, Robert Rattray. She now works as part of the Artist Management team and when not in the office devotes her time to her two young children.

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  • Jo Fry

    Senior Artist Manager jo.fry@askonasholt.co.uk
    +44 (0)20 7400 1733
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  • Jo Fry

    Senior Artist Manager

    After reading music at Edinburgh University, Jo joined the record company Select Music – working as a label manager and then in international A&R for Naxos Records. He then went to Decca Records as an Executive Producer, for artists such as Vladimir Ashkenazy, Alfred Brendel, Danielle de Niese and Albrecht Mayer – before moving across to the world of management at Askonas Holt in late 2009. Outside of work (but before children came along!), Jo founded and conducted the chamber choir VOX, and composed and recorded scores for various short films, film trailers, adverts and numerous choral works. Jo ran the 2017 London Marathon!