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ADVISORY COUNCIL


 

The AIF Advisory Council is a group of distinguished people who very generously place their experience and expertise at the disposal of the organisation. They are consulted when advice in a particular area is needed and the contribution they make to the AIF and the field is extremely valuable and greatly appreciated.

Pablo Barbará Gómez, Political Affairs Counsellor at the Spanish Embassy in Colombia, and former Deputy Director General of the Cultural and Scientific Relations Directorate at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Spain (MAEC)

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Dr. Darwin Chen, Chair, Committee on Performing Arts, Hong Kong Government, and Chair of the Funding Committee for the Arts, Hong Kong; Former Chair, Asia-Pacific Philanthropy Consortium

 

Dr. Ian Cross, Musicologist and Cognitive Psychologist, Director, Centre for Music and Science, Faculty of Music, Cambridge University, UK

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Mary Ann DeVlieg, Secretary General, International Network of Contemporary Performing Arts, Former member of the High Level Reflection Group, European Commission DG for Education and Culture

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Monica Dugot, Lawyer, International Director of Restitution, Christie’s, New York

 

Edna dos Santos-Duisenberg, Chief of Creative Economies and Industries Programme, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Geneva, Switzerland

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Eleanor Fink, Cultural Heritage Specialist  and Senior Philanthropy Advisor, The World Bank Group, Washington DC
 
Dr. Karen Hadem, Senior Expert in the Social Sector Office of McKinsey & Company

 

Olaf Gerlach-Hansen, Consultant at “Culture, Development and International Cooperation” and former Director General, Danish Center for Culture and Development, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Lee Suan Hiang, Executive Director, Arts and Culture Development Office, National Ministry of Information, Communication and the Arts, Singapore
 
Pius Knüsel, Director, Pro Helvetia (Swiss Arts Council), Zürich, Switzerland
 
H.E. Hoda I. Al Khamis Kanoo, Founder & Artistic Director of the Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation and Abu Dhabi Festival, UAE
 
Robert Lynch, President and CEO of Americans for the Arts
 
Lupwishi Mbuyamba, Director, Observatory for Cultural Policies in Africa, Maputo, Mozambique; Board Member, International Music Council of UNESCO

 

Prof. Dr. Ruth Towse, Professor of Economics in the Creative Industries, University of Bournemouth, UK, past President of the Association for Cultural Economics International

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Prof. Dr. Felix Unger, President, European Academy of Sciences and Arts, Salzburg, Austria

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Katherine Watson, Director, European Cultural Foundation, Belgium

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 Dr Erica Eyrich, Director, Arts Investment Forum (AIF),

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