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The 2018 Team

Gordon Back, Artistic Director
Gordon Back, Artistic Director

Chairman, Duncan Greenland – Venture capital investor, member of the Franco-British Council and Chair of Trustees of the Menuhin Competition Trust

Artistic Director, Gordon Back – Internationally acclaimed pianist, recording artist, juror and Artistic Advisor of the Hattori Foundation and since 2013 Artistic Director of the Gower Festival

General Manager, Becky Chilton – An experienced concert and artist manager, Becky joined the Menuhin Competition team for the London 2016 Competition from Ikon Arts Management where she was an Artist Manager, as well as the Festival Manager for the Songlines Encounters Festival in London

Project Director Geneva 2018, Audrey Powell – A project manager with extensive experience in North America and Europe, Audrey has worked for MIDEM in Paris, Mapping Festival in Geneva and for MUTEK in Montreal whilst expanding MUTEK’s activities to Barcelona, Mexico and Tokyo

Project Coordinator Geneva 2018, Hélène Noiset – Former tours administrator at IMG Artists & project manager at Universal Classical Management & Productions (UK), Hélène has collaborated with numerous international orchestras and artists such as Cecilia Bartoli, Rolando Villazón, Anna Netrebko, Anoushka Shankar & Sting. Hélène joins the team from Geneva Tourism & Congress where she managed the cultural agenda

Communications & Press Geneva 2018, Aurelia Jaquier – Aurelia has extensive experience managing the communications or press of a variety of festivals across Switzerland, from Verbier, Antigel and Paleo to Geneva International Film Festival and Label Suisse. Aurelia also tours and promotes many international artists in Switzerland through her work at TAKK Productions