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.

If you have a ticketing enquiry, please contact the box office on 0131 473 2000 or Our box office is open from 10am to 5pm, Monday to Saturday.

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 Earl of Wessex

Festival Director and Chief Executive
Fergus Linehan*

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

Executive Office

Executive Director
Francesca Hegyi

Head of Business Strategy and Stakeholders
Katie Paterson

Executive Assistant to the Festival Director and Executive Director
Rebecca Sneddon

Administration and Finance

Director of Finance & Commercial
Susan McIntosh

Finance Officer
Piotr Schmidtke

Office Manager
Carrie Cruikshank

IT Officer
Dean Dyer

Head of Finance
Andrew Brownlie

Senior Finance & Payroll Officer
Jacqueline Howie

Head of HR and Organisational Development
Sam Mudie

HR & Payroll Manager
Kirsten Stewart

IT and Database Manager
Rob Knight


Programme Director
Roy Luxford

Head of Artistic Management
Jill Jones

Programme Manager
Emma Hay

Chorus Manager
Gemma Wallbanks

Consultant Creative Producer
Bryn Ormrod

Head of Music
Andrew Moore

Contracts Manager
Siobhan Clark

Artists Co-ordinator
Drew Young

Chorus Director
Aidan Oliver

Curator, You Are Here
Kate McGrath

Learning and Engagement

Head of Learning and Engagement
Caroline Donald

Learning and Engagement Officer
Amy Firth

Learning and Engagement Project Manager
Neil Fox

Community Engagement and Access Officer
Calum McDonald

Marketing and Communications

Head of Communications
Hugo Mintz

Media Manager
Emma Goodacre

Digital & Campaigns Manager
Sandra MacKenzie

Media Assistant
Neil McLeod

Graphic Designer
Marcin Potepski

Marketing Manager
Jonathan Rowbotham

Social Media & Digital Content Officer
Emily Hood

Digital & Marketing Officer
Rosie Castle

Sponsorship and Development

Development Director
Christopher Wynn

Strategic Partnerships Manager
Anna Robinson

Corporate Partnerships Manager
Kat Shearer

Membership Officer
Amie Stoebner

Head of Development
Sadie McKinlay

Trusts & Foundations Manager
Katherine Shaw

Individual Giving Manager
Kate Garbutt

Development Officer (Trusts & Corporate)
Alyson Orme


Imogen Ensoll

Technical Co-ordinator
Callum Howie

Box Office

Head of Ticketing and CRM
Leon Gray

Ticketing Manager
Joyce Green

Audience & Insights Analyst
Kirsty Dickson

Board of Trustees

Keith Skeoch (Chair)

Leonie Bell

Marion Davis

Councillor Amy McNeese-Mechan

Spiro Phanos

Yasmin Sulaiman

Lara Akeju

Chris Condron

Ann Henderson

Roya Nasser

Caroline Roxburgh

Councillor Donald Wilson