Joanna Hagger

Head of Legal & Business Affairs

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Contract Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Legal
  • French
  • Licensing
  • Music Publishing
  • English
  • Business Affairs
  • Royalties
  • Entertainment Law

Work history


Head of Legal & Business Affairs

WARP Records

Jan 2015
  • For 25 years Warp Records has been a synonym for adventures in sound and vision, consistently furthering their position as one of the most creative independent record labels in the world. With a rich legacy and consistently groundbreaking vision of the future, Warp and its artists traverse mediums to explore new spaces. Aphex Twin, Flying Lotus, Brian Eno, Hudson Mohawke and Squarepusher are just a few who represent the label.


Head of Copyright

WARP Publishing

Apr 2012 - Mar 2015
  • Business Affairs | Copyright | Royalties | Mechanical Licenses | Sample Clearances | Infringement As an independent music publisher based in London, Warp Music Publishing has been providing a personal music publishing service to a select producer and songwriter roster for over 20 years.


Record Company Specialist

Phonographic Performance Limited

Mar 2011 - Jun 2012
  • Major and indie Record Company Account Management (Sony, Domino Records, etc). Music industry repertoire quality control and rights management for recording artists and record companies.


International Copyright Administrator

Domino Recording CO Domino Publishing CO

Jul 2006 - Aug 2010



LLM Entertainment Law

University of Westminster

Aug 2011 - Sep 2013