Contact & Management

Here you can find contact details, press information, and staff and governance lists.

Office contacts

We can be contacted by email, telephone or by post at:

Philharmonia Orchestra

6 Chancel Street

General Administration

Tel: (+44) 020 7921 3900

Box Office

FREEPHONE 0800 652 6717
Non-UK: +44 (0)20 7921 3907

Concerts Department

Tel: (+44) 020 7921 3901

Marketing Department

Tel: (+44) 020 7921 3902

Friends Department

Tel: (+44) 020 7921 3906

Development Department

Tel: (+44) 020 7921 3903

Learning and Engagement

Tel: (+44) 020 7921 3910

Digital Department

Tel: (+44) 020 7921 3952

Finance Department

Tel: (+44) 020 7921 3938

Press & materials

Promoters or people working in the media can find all our press releases in our News section. For press enquiries, please contact Maisie Lawrence, Director, Bread and Butter PR, for all media enquiries.

A copy of the Philharmonia Orchestra’s 2021/22 biography is available for download.

For publicity images of the Orchestra, soloists, conductors and the Orchestra’s education and outreach projects, please contact Veronica Kocovska, Marketing and Press Officer, at

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Thorben Dittes

Chief Executive Officer


Ben Larpent

Director of Artistic Planning

Bekah Cork

Interim Head of Concerts & Residencies

Juliette Reid

Residencies and Engagements Manager

Jessica Buchanan-Barrow

Tours & Projects Manager

Stephen Buck

Concerts & Recordings Manager

Ellie Rhodes

Concerts Coordinator

Stephen Ward

Concerts Assistant

Per Hedberg

Acting Orchestra Personnel Manager

David Thomas

Assistant Orchestra Personnel Manager

Kenneth Chung


Breony Watson

Assistant Librarian & Auditions Administrator

Michael Pattison

Orchestra Production Manager

Toni Abell

Stage Manager


William Mendelowitz

Interim Director of Development

Anne Biggs

Head of Trusts and Social Impact

Maria Vizitiu

Development Events Manager

Claire Whittle

Individual Giving Manager

Maurice Müller

Individual Giving Officer

Gwanwoo Min

Development Administrator


Rebekah Holloway

Marketing Director

Marina Vidor

Senior Producer (on maternity leave)

Luca Migliore

Associate Producer

Marta Génova

Associate Content Producer (maternity cover)

Katie Vickers

Senior Marketing Manager

Murray Goulstone

Customer Relations and Ticketing Manager

Katie Hogben

Data & Insight Manager

Veronica Kocovska

Marketing & Press Officer

Joanna Wyld

Programmes Editor

Bread and Butter PR

Media Relations Consultant


Teddy Prout

Director of Learning and Engagement

Lucinda Al-Zoghbi

Learning & Engagement Projects Manager

Rita Sebestyen

Learning & Engagement Research & Development Manager

Ajo Kacmar

Learning & Engagement Project Delivery Manager

Adam Grady

Education Senior Coordinator

Dolma Chiodak

Learning & Engagement Assistant


Kate Collis

Chief Operating Officer

Hannah Daly

Head of People

Jordan Winter

Executive Assistant & Office Manager

Frances Chapman

Financial Controller

Melissa Mudawi

Finance Business Partner

Christina Macpherson

Players’ Fees Administrator

Arthur Stickings

Finance Officer

The HR Hub

HR Support


Michael Hurwitz



Dr Peter Newman

Honorary doctor




HRH The Prince of Wales KG, KT, GCB, OM


Lord King of Lothbury, KG, GBE, DL, FBA (Chair)
Kira Doherty (President)
Saul Nathan (Deputy Chair)
Michael Brindle QC
Laurent Ben Slimane
James Buckle
Nuno Carapina
Rupert Darbyshire
Michael Fuller
Cheremie Hamilton-Miller
Daan Knottenbelt
Heidi Krutzen
Sir Peter Middleton
Laurence Modiano
Alex Rolton
Antoine Siguré
Julia Zilberman

Finance Committee

Rupert Darbyshire (Chair)
Nick Bishop
Kira Doherty
Daan Knottenbelt
Cheremie Hamilton-Miller
Sir Peter Middleton
Saul Nathan

Trustees of the Philharmonia Foundation Inc. (America)

Matthew H. Hurlock (President)
Andrew Davis
Kathryn Davis
Joe Field
Michael Fuller
Benjamin Hildner
Amanda Grove Holmén
Sharon Jacob
Latifa Kosta
Serena Lese
Sir Sydney Lipworth, QC &
Lady Lipworth, CBE
Irene Mavroyannis
Saul Nathan
Betsy Pitts
The Honorable and
Mrs. Jay T. Snyder
David Whelton OBE
Kate Collis (Treasurer & Secretary)

Philharmonia in Bedford Trust

David Whelton, OBE, Hon. FRAM, Hon. RCM (Chair)
The Revd Jeremy Arthern
David Knapman (Treasurer)
Stuart Renshaw
David Russell
David Steadman
Cllr Henry Vann

Development Board

Julia Zilberman (Chair)
Andy Anker
Laurent Ben Slimane
Christopher Kasolowsky
Lord King of Lothbury, KG, GBE, DL, FBA
Florian Leonhard
Laurence Modiano
Saul Nathan
Michael Stott
Jennifer Suggitt (Dir. Development)

Development Events Committee

Carol Wates (Chair)
Helen Bradlow (Co Vice-Chair)
Shimona Cowan (Co Vice-Chair)
Joscelyn Fox
Gillian Frumkin
Yvonne Gill
Latifa Kosta
Joy Sigaud
Giovanna Tomacelli de Aristimuno

National Friends Council

Gillian Frumkin (Chair)
Reverend Jeremy Arthern
David Bird
Hilary Blackmore
Richard Dening
Ivan Flack
Joan Howe
Reverend Diane Johnson
Robert Jones
Bryan Lewis
Nicki Little
Julian Milone
Terence Pope
Neil Roberts
Alison Shepherd
Douglas Smith
Linda Taggart
Caroline Tate
Giovanna Tomacelli de Aristimuno
Susan Vernon