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Nuno Fonseca - Sound Particles

Nuno Fonseca


Loves technology, sound and cinema... The creator of Sound Particles is a former university professor, with a PhD in computer audio. He has published 2 books and 20+ papers on audio technology.

Diogo Gonçalves - Sound Particles

Diogo Gonçalves

Sales Manager

Sound and cinema have always been his passion. He studied Sound Engineering (BSc) at the Lisbon Higher School of Music and Postproduction with Sound Design (MSc) at the University of York. His background in sound combined with an early use of Sound Particles made him an expert on the software which enables his contribution to several areas of the business such as testing, customer service and sales.

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Tim Hurrell

Business Development

From guitars and 4 tracks to a career mixing business, recording and technology I’m privileged to have lived and worked through the move from tape to DAW, A to D and on to hybrid workflows. It’s amazing to work at the point where audio technology meets entertainment, as immersive experiences are becoming a standard, the creative potential is incredible.

Victor Carreira - Sound Particles

Victor Carreira

Senior Developer

Full stack developer. Loves technology, science-fiction and hiking. Former university professor, part-time geek, full-time father of three.

Gustavo Reis - Sound Particles

Gustavo Reis

Senior Developer

Senior C++ developer. Also, game developer and an Artificial Intelligence enthusiast. Professor at the Polytechnic Instute of Leiria, where he coordinates the BsC degree in Games and Multimedia. He has published 10+ papers related with audio, evolutionary algorithms and AI for games. Played keyboards on several local metal bands.

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Pedro Ferreira

Software Engineer

Loves enhancing development and operational processes. Former university professor, with multiple papers published over a decade while teaching software engineering and business process management courses.

Ashley Prazeres - Sound Particles

Ashley Prazeres


Graduated from Digital Games and Multimedia course and university teacher. Loves video games and software development.

Gabriel Silva - Sound Particles

Gabriel Silva

Software Developer

University professor at Polytechnic of Leiria with a degree in computer science. Interested in Artificial Intelligence and video games.

Ivo Santos - Sound Particles

Ivo Santos


This newly graduated computer engineer, has just reached 20. You can find him studying for his master’s degree or programming at Sound Particles where he’s able to conjugate two of his greatest passions: technology and music. Free time photographer, saxophone player and traveler.

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Ricardo Maltez

Software Developer

Loves technology since his early ages, when he is not solving problems he is learning new tech related things which made him being one of the co-founders of GDG (Google Developers Group) Leiria. Programming is his main passion and currently is finishing his master’s degree on Computer Engineering-Mobile Computing. He joined Sound Particles with the objective of helping making it one of the best software companies in the world!

Alexandre Frazão - Sound Particles

Alexandre Frazão

Software Developer

Currently in the last year of his master's degree. Interested in all programming related topics. Loves to continuously learn and spends most of his free time reinventing the wheel just for fun.

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Célio Mendes

Web Developer

Web and Mobile Developer, currently finishing a degree in Computer Engineering at the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria. Just starting to learn Artificial Intelligence, mainly having fun with machine learning. Free time runner and music nerd.

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Ricardo Sousa

QA Manager

After CEO Nuno Fonseca, Ricardo was the second employee of Sound Particles when it became a company. Aspires to be a professional composer (movies, series, videogames). Takes inspiration from Hanz Zimmer, Two Steps from Hell and Ludovico Einaudi. Loves playing the piano, video games and movies.

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Marco Afonso

UI Developer

A programmer passionate about graphic design, stubborn to the pixel. Has done freelance work in branding and promotional material. Studied Digital Games and Multimedia at the Superior School of Technology and Management at the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria.

Iolanda Santos - Sound Particles

Iolanda Santos

Social Media Manager

Graduated from Toronto’s Humber College with a degree in Film & Television Production. She went on to produce several productions which screened widely in North America gaining several accolades. She currently contributes to the Industry in both Portugal and Canada as she explores her love for social media and content creation at Sound Particles. That is, when she’s not cooking or playing videogames. Or looking for dogs to pet.

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Henrique Vassalo

QA Tester & Sound Designer

A Sound Designer passionate about audio and music technology. During graduation found inspiration in Ben Burtt’s work, and the power of conveying emotion trough sound sculpting. Sat at the drums for a decade, and just recently started picking guitar strings, in the hopes of becoming an overly underrated musician. A curious hopper with OSPP such as Arduino and Raspberry Pi, carelessly aiming to take Skynet online by 2022.

Daniela Domingues - Sound Particles

Daniela Domingues

Executive Assistant

Loves a good story whether on a videogame, movie or series. Always keeps a book in her bag. Organised and methodic. Degree in Human Relations and Communication.

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