Directors, Trustees & Administration

Patron: HRH The Duke of York, KG

Principal Guest Conductor: Pinchas Zukerman

Principal Associate Conductor: Alexander Shelley

Permanent Associate Conductor: Grzegorz Nowak

 

Board of Directors

Chairman: Adam Wright
Vice Chairman: Benjamin Cunningham
Managing Director: James Williams

Charles Fairweather
Fraser Gordon
Jonathan Hallett
Elizabeth Kistruck

Matthew Knight
Chian Lim

Peter Lumley

 

Trustees of the RPO Trust

John Bimson
Sir Peter Ellwood CBE DL
Adam Wright 

 

RPO Advisory Council

Penelope Biggs
Baroness Blackstone
David Curtin
Charles Eve
Ariane Gorin

Dr Anna Mann
Sir Tom McKillop
John Sunnucks
Andrew Wates OBE DL

 

Administration

Managing Director: James Williams
Deputy Managing Director: Huw Davies
PA to Managing Director/Office Manager: Bettina Deuse

Concerts

Concerts Director: Louise Badger
Concerts Manager: Frances Axford
Tours Manager: Dawn Day
General Manager, Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra: Malcolm Wilson
Special Projects Manager: Elli Clements
Concerts Assistant: Grace Green
Tours and Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra Assistant: Esther Killisch
RPCO Events and RPO Recordings Assistant: Alice Laddiman
Orchestra Manage (maternity cover): Eleanor Swithinbank
Orchestra Manager: Kathy Balmain
Librarian: Patrick Williams
Stage and Transport Manager: Steve Brown
Stage Manager: Esther Robinson
Assistant Stage Manager: Dan Johnson
Orchestral Driver: Mark Farrall
Orchestral Driver (Part-time): Peter Lever 

Marketing

Director of Press and Marketing: Chris Evans
Audience Development Manager — Principal Regional Residencies: Elle Docx
Digital Marketing Manager: Joseph Woods 
Friends’ and Groups’ Manager: Jo Thomson
Marketing Assistant: Alex Marks
Programme Editor: Doran Crowhurst

Development

Head of Development: Huw Davies
Development Co-ordinator: Prudence DiStasio

RPO Resound

Director of Community and Education: Ruth Currie
Community and Education Project Manager: Sophie Plumb
Community and Education Project Manager: Lisa Rodio

Finance

Finance Director: Ann Firth
Finance Officer: Tracy Newhouse
Musicians’ Fees Officer/Finance Officer: Kevin Hollands