Patron: HRH The former Prince of Wales

President: Aline Foriel-Destezet

Music Director: Vasily Petrenko

Principal Associate Conductor: Alexander Shelley


Board of Directors

Chair: Andrew Storey
Vice Chair: Elisabeth Varlow
Managing Director: James Williams

Lord Paul Boateng
Elizabeth Case (Liz Kistruck)
Joshua Cirtina
Patrick Flanaghan
Her Excellency Karen-Mae Hill OBE
Phillip Keller
Sali-Wyn Ryan
Timothy Watts

Trustees of the RPO Trust

John Bimson 
Sir Peter Ellwood CBE DL
Charles Fairweather
Matthew Knight


RPO Advisory Council

Michael Hayman MBE DL (Chair)
Ariane Gorin (Vice Chair)
Tim Cagney
Mark Davy
Sophie Gasperment
Ronan Harris
Dr Anna Mann
Richard Mountford
Daveena Ogene
Ricky Paugh
Kevin Rodrigues
Julia Royle
Bindesh Shah
Joyce Tai
Andrew Wates OBE DL
James Wright


Managing Director: James Williams
Deputy Managing Director: Huw Davies
PA and Recordings Assistant: Louisa Rosi


Concerts Director: Louise Badger
Director of Artistic Planning and Partnerships: Tom Philpott
Concerts Manager: Frances Axford Evans
Concerts Coordinator: Michaela Higham
Tours and Projects Manager: Rose Hooks
Tours Coordinator: Victoria Webber
General Manager, Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra: Peter Reynolds
Projects and Recordings Manager: Elli Clements
Senior Orchestra Manager: Kathy Balmain
Orchestra Manager: Rebecca Rimmington
Librarian: Patrick Williams
Transport and Stage Manager: Nathan Budden
Stage Manager: Dan Johnson
Orchestra Driver/Stage Assistant: Esther Ainsworth
Orchestral Driver (Part-time): Peter Lever

Business Development

Business Development Director: Huw Davies


Head of Sales and Marketing: Louise Williams
Digital Marketing Manager: Dennis Chan
Assistant Marketing Manager (Maternity Cover): Karolina Hracka
Print and Programme Manager: Doran Crowhurst
Content Coordinator: Tim Lutton
Marketing and Box Office Assistant: Miriam Franklin


Head of Development: David Sutherland
Individual Giving Manager: Henry Purser
Development Coordinator: Saba Tehrani
Marketing and Development Intern: Lauren Warner
Trusts and Foundations Manager: [position vacant]

RPO Resound

Director of Community and Education: Chris Stones
Community and Education Lead Producer: Hannah Foakes
Community and Education Project Manager: Claire Delcher
Community and Education Coordinator: Alex Okoampa


Finance Director: Ann Firth
Finance Officer: Tracy Newhouse
Finance Officer: William Cale
Finance Assistant: Verity Law
Office Manager: Ludovica Rivaroli

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