Alban de Pury

Director of Partnerships & Events

Alban brings to the National Sawdust more than ten years of experience working within the music and art industries. Born and raised in the french speaking part of Switzerland, Alban started his career in the music business in London where he worked as a talent scout for record companies 4AD and Warner Music.

He eventually pursued his dream of moving to New York City where he most recently served as the Art Ambassador for global iconic brand Absolut Vodka, launching their US art initiative and producing all their artistic partnerships. Alban combines a strong expertise in event production with a track record of collaborations between artists and brands. He knows how to balance marketing imperatives with an acute artistic sensibility.

Alban has always been passionate about discovering new music and believes in organizations that are willing to push boundaries, which makes the National Sawdust the perfect home for him.