Warner Music’s Tiago Correia joins OKRE Advisory Board

Tiago Correia, Senior Director of New Business & Ventures at Warner Music, has joined the Advisory Board at OKRE.

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  • Posted: 2 Sep 2022

Tiago’s remit at Warner Music is to develop strategic partnerships with businesses in the creative and technology industries, particularly in the spaces of gaming and next-gen content. His work has led to first-of-their-kind deals with the likes of Genies, The Sandbox and Dapper Labs.  

Among his successes, Tiago exec produced the first-ever musical event on Roblox, oversaw collaborations with Fortnite as part of the Fortnite Soundwave Series and created the first-ever music-focused NFT. He has worked with artists including Gorillaz, Muse, David Guetta and Ava Max.

“I'm very honoured that OKRE has found my desire to give back to the wider industry a worthwhile one and has asked me to join their Advisory Board. I’ll be surrounded by incredible individuals of many fantastic backgrounds and specialties, and I can’t wait to dive into this melting pot of knowledge and help further OKRE’s goals. . Entertainment is not just the industry I work in, it’s my passion, so as a fan I’m blessed I can also contribute to its benefit.”

Tiago Correia

OKRE’s advisory board is made up of leading figures from across the entertainment industry, research sector and social impact. Tiago will join Akua Gyamfi, Founder and Managing Director of The British Blacklist; filmmaker and biologist Alexis Gambis; Head of Digital  Ambreena Budaly; Becca Wilson, UKRI Innovation Fellow with HDR UK; writer and producer Ben Andac; film and television executive Elizabeth McIntyre; science and society expert Imran Khan; Kate Townsend, Director of Netflix Original Documentaries; producer Lee Magiday; freelance consultant Lisa Jamieson; Lizzie Francke, Senior Production and Development Executive, BFI Film Fund; creative Michaela Coel; Nike Jonah, Executive Director of Pan-African Creative Exchange; Professor Paul Fletcher; and Tom Saunders, Head of Public Engagement at UKRI.

“I’m excited to welcome Tiago to OKRE’s Advisory Board. He brings a wealth of experience supporting business development and innovation, and a passion for entertainment and technology. It’s a privilege to have his insights and knowledge alongside those of our other brilliant Advisory Board members, helping inform the delivery of OKRE’s mission.”

Iain Dodgeon

Director of OKRE
OKRE is a unique global charity connecting expertise in the entertainment industries, research sector and social impact sector. By carrying out research, holding events, curating a network and providing funding for projects, OKRE seeks to expand people’s understanding of the world.

Their flagship event, the OKRE Summit, takes place on Wednesday, June 15, and will bring together people from the entertainment industry and charity sector for the first time to discuss how the two industries can collaborate on the creation of compelling, impactful content.