President, Philippine Association of the Recording Industry (PARI)
Atty. Marivic Benedicto is a music advocate and intellectual property lawyer. She has been in the music industry since 1998, when she became the General Manager of Verje Music, the then sub-publisher of EMI Music Publishing. Since then, she has also worked as Business and Legal Affairs Head of the Viva Music Group and as Executive Director of the Optical Media Board. She is currently the Head of Music Publishing and New Media of the ABS-CBN Film Productions, Inc.
Atty. Marivic earned her Bachelor of Music degree, cum laude, from the University of the Philippines, where she also earned her Bachelor of Laws degree.
Atty. Marivic is concurrently the President of the Philippine Association of the Record Industry (PARI), and of the Sound Recording Rights Society (SOUNDSRIGHT), as well as the Music Copyright Administrators of the Philippines (MCAP).