Joining the arts and cultural venue from the Saatchi Gallery, where she was head of venues, she will be responsible for leading Somerset House’s venue hire and events business.
Diana Spiegelberg, deputy director at Somerset House, said: "We are delighted to welcome Jenny to our team. Jenny’s wealth of experience and knowledge of the industry is the perfect fit to help develop Somerset House’s event offering."
Jenny Smith added: "I am honoured to be joining the Somerset House team and taking up this position at one of London’s most spectacular venues. I am looking forward to using my own experience to build on the success of the department."
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