Dramaturg, writer and director. 20 years in cultural regeneration at national/European level incl. work on Tate Modern, World Heritage Sites and UK screen agencies. Strategic Adviser for 10 years to UK Film Council & on cultural policy nationally and to European Commission, Previously Vice- Chair European Committee for Industrial Co-operation, Reader & Research Fellow, East London and South Bank Universities. Board mem¬ber South Bank University, London First & Business in Community, CEO London Borough of Southwark. Until recently, CEO Era Ltd project directing transnational development in creative and media industries. Lectures and published widely including journalism, creative work and non fiction.