General Manager of the Filipino Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, Inc.
Mark Thursday Alciso is the General Manager of the Filipino Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, Inc. or “FILSCAP” which is the collective management organization in the Philippines for music creators and copyright owners. FILSCAP primarily licenses the public playing, broadcast and streaming in the Philippines of copyrighted local and foreign musical compositions.
Mr. Alciso obtained his undergraduate degree in Economics from De La Salle University in 1996 and his law degree from the University of the Philippines in 2000. He joined FILSCAP as General Counsel in 2019 and was later promoted to General Manager in 2013. An industry-recognized music copyright expert, Atty. Alciso is a trailblazer in digital music licensing in the Philippines.