London's Barbican continues expansion with new event manager

The Barbican has continued its recent spate of growth with the appointment of Silvana Ambrosiou as business and event manager.

The Barbican has hired Silvana Ambrosiou as business and event manager
The Barbican has hired Silvana Ambrosiou as business and event manager

Ambrosiou will be responsible for the management of commercial events, client relationships and liaising with the various departments across Barbican Centre. She has a range of experience across both hospitality and previously worked as a festival and events co-ordinator with Waterstones for more than ten years.

This appointment comes after recent growth for the Barbican, which saw it expand its team with a new event executive and close £1m worth of events contracts in a single week.

Lee Dobson, head of event management at the Barbican, said: "Silvana has settled into her role well and she has brought a real energy to the team as we look to make 2016 another year to remember." 

More:

Barbican confirms event contracts worth £1m

Barbican expands events team with new account executive

Barbican receives £1m of event enquires

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