He was Director of Partnerships at the British Film Institute from 2011-2014 leading the BFI’s lottery investment and strategic partnerships in film exhibition, education and skills across the UK. Previously he was Director of BFI Southbank, successfully leading the transformation of the former National Film Theatre site into one of world’s premier venues for film. He is also the Founder and former Chief Executive of the £11m FACT Centre in Liverpool, which opened to popular and critical acclaim in 2003, and is Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. In the summer of 2016 Eddie became the CEO of Rich Mix, the independent arts centre located in the heart of Shoreditch in London.
Eddie Berg is a specialist in film, media and the arts with a successful track record of establishing the vision for and leading major cultural venues, projects and programmes.
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Philomena Harrison is a Senior Lecturer in social work at Liverpool Hope University.
Gabriella Chauke is a Group Management Accountant at Peel Ports Group and joined the Bluecoat board as a Development Board Member in January 2021.
Dan Stinson has worked all his life in music and drama, mainly in opera, but also in theatre, jazz and world music.
Ralph has lived in or around Liverpool for most of his life and is a partner in the property team at Hill Dickinson Solicitors working in the City Centre.
Jamie Eastman (b1972) has an accomplished career in arts and culture including contemporary art, performance and music.