Contact Us

Get in touch with the International Festival team

Any Questions?

Firstly, it's worth checking our FAQ page to see if we have already answered your query!

If not, please use the form below to get in touch with us. Our offices are open from 9.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday, and we will get back to you within those hours. For general enquiries, you can also call or leave us a voicemail at 0131 473 2099.

If you have a ticketing enquiry, please contact the Box Office on +44 (0)131 473 2000 between the hours of 12noon and 5pm Monday to Friday, or email

If you have a membership enquiry, please contact the membership team on 0131 473 2065 or email

Send performing enquiries to

The Team

Keith Skeoch

Royal Patron
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

Festival Director
Nicola Benedetti*

*performing enquiries sent to this address will not be acknowledged. All performing enquiries should be sent to

Executive Office

Chief Executive
Francesca Hegyi

Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive
Scott Blair

Head of Business Strategy and Stakeholders
Katie Paterson

Personal Assistant to the Festival Director
Maebh Martin

Administration and Finance

Director of Finance & Commercial
Susan McIntosh

Head of Finance
Andrew Brownlie

Head of HR and Organisational Development
Sam Mudie

HR & Payroll Manager
Kirsten Stewart


Creative Director
Roy Luxford

Head of Artistic Management
Jill Jones

Programme Manager
Emma Hay

Chorus Manager
Gemma Wallbanks

Head of Music
Andrew Moore

Contracts Manager
Siobhan Clark

Artists Co-ordinator
Drew Young

Chorus Director
Aidan Oliver


Learning and Engagement


Press and Media

Box Office


Development Director
Katherine Planas

Head of Partnerships
Jenny Howard-Coombes

Partnerships Officer
Florence Gygax

Corporate Partnerships Manager
Alyson Orme

Development Assistant
Sarah Broadwell

Head of Philanthropy
Kate Garbutt

Philanthropy Manager
Katherine Shaw

Individual Giving Manager
Sebastian King

Membership Officer
Holly Johnson

Head of Events & Stewardship
Claire Macdonald


Head of Production
Neil Mickel

Board of Trustees

Sir Keith Skeoch (Chair)

Leonie Bell
Marion Davis
Spiro Phanos
Yasmin Sulaiman
Lara Akeju
Chris Condron

Ann Henderson
Roya Nasser
Caroline Roxburgh
Councillor Cammy Day
Councillor Jo Mowatt
Councillor Hal Osler