Who We Are - Arcola Theatre

Who We Are


Artistic Director
Mehmet Ergen

Executive Producer
Leyla Nazli

Executive Director
Ben Todd

Associate Director
Jack Gamble

Richard Speir

Assistant Producer
Emma Attwell

New Work Assistant
Eleanor Dawson

Communications and Marketing

Head of Communications and Marketing
Florence Carr

Communications and Marketing Manager

Communications and Marketing Officer


Finance Manager
Steve Haygreen

Finance Assistant
Marcela Rojas

Front of House

Front of House & Box Office Manager
Norna Yau

Front of House & Box Office Assistant Manager / Access Development Manager
James York

Front of House Supervisors
Emily Jones, Mary Roubos

Suber Kemal Sabit


Events and Operations Manager
Nadja Bering Ovesen

Office Manager
Jamie-Lee Samuels

Operations Manager
Natalja Derendiajeva

IT Manager and Software Developer
Nick Cripps

IT Assistant and Software Developer
Oliver Brill

Health and Safety Manager
Charlotte Croft

Health and Safety Assistant
Miriam Mahony


Participation Manager
Bec Martin-Williams

Assistant Producer (Creative/Disruption Festival)
Jordan Turner


Head of Production
Geoff Hense

Chief Technician
Michael Paget


Gabriel Gbadamosi, Lynne McKenzie, Jack Shepherd, Abdullah Tercanli

Development Board

Graham Benson (chair), Roger Bradburn, Andrew Cripps, Stuart Honey

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