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Kate Collis joins the Philharmonia as Director of Finance & Operations

Philharmonia Director of Finance and Operations, Kate Collis

The Philharmonia Orchestra is delighted to announce the appointment of Kate Collis in the newly created position of Director of Finance & Operations.

An experienced director, Kate joins the Philharmonia from charity Unlocked Graduates, and has previously held senior roles at Soho House, Vital Ingredient and Pret a Manger. She will play a key role in the Philharmonia’s senior management team.

Kate Collis said: “I am honoured and delighted to be joining the Philharmonia, and to play my part in supporting such a prestigious organisation. I look forward to working with Santtu-Matias Rouvali, Alexander Van Ingen and the Orchestra to help deliver our outstanding programme of work and am excited about the opportunities ahead.”

Alexander Van Ingen, Chief Executive of the Philharmonia Orchestra, said: “Kate will be a great addition to the Philharmonia team, and joins us at the perfect time as we prepare to welcome our new Principal Conductor, Santtu-Matias Rouvali, and return to concert activity at the Southbank Centre, Garsington Opera, Three Choirs Festival and more this summer.”