TYB ARTS LTD. is an international boutique company based in London, focused on management for classical artists, touring of orchestras and dance companies, and strategic consulting. 

We have a comprehensive approach that includes artistic strategy, marketing and design, and business management consulting.

Thomas Yaksic Beckdorf
Managing Director
TYB Arts

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Thomas is a lawyer with a background in music studies, who developed his career as artistic manager and casting director in opera theatres in Chile and Brazil. He has an MSc in Social Anthropology from LSE, where he focused on performing arts organizations. He has acted as jury member of international music competitions, and has been invited as guest speaker, appeared in the media and written columns to discuss artistic programming, arts education, and sustainable management of performing arts institutions. He also worked as consultant and head of business development for an Anglo-American theatre and organizational design consulting company, where he focused on making organizations artistically and financially sustainable.

Contact: thomas@tybarts.com

Francisca Folch Couyoumdjian
Content Director
TYB Arts

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Francisca is an academic and writer with a passion for theatre, opera, and dance. She has worked on communication strategies and content creation for performing arts institutions and was dance critic for El Mercurio newspaper. As a Fulbright Scholar, Francisca obtained her PhD in Comparative Literature at the University of Austin, Texas. Her research is focused on literature and its engagement with performance studies. Francisca was Assistant Professor at Universidad Católica de Chile and now teaches at Westminster University in London.