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Director of the Arts Investment Forum, Erica Eyrich has 14 years of experience in the international culture sector. Previously, she acted as Director of the International Music Trust Fund and served as Deputy Secretary General at the UNESCO-based International Music Council, the world’s largest music membership NGO. Prior to that, she led the Music, Human Rights and Tolerance Project at the European Academy of Arts and Sciences, for which she was awarded the Research Prize of the Europa-Stiftung Alois Mock. She also served as advisor to the Aspen Institute (Global Initiative on Culture and Society) and consultant to UNESCO as well as the Middle East Center on Culture and Development and is currently a member of the EU Expert Group on Access to Finance for the Cultural and Creative Sectors. She holds a Doctorate in cultural theory and cognitive psychology from Cambridge University and a Masters in piano performance from the Royal Academy of Music and in musicology from King’s College, London.