Sian is Executive Director of the Lyric Hammersmith and has previously worked as a senior management consultant in the arts working with organisations such as the Nuffield in Southampton, Creative Industry Finance, Tricycle Theatre and the World Stages Consortium. She was previously Executive Director of the Bush Theatre (2012-2014) and Associate Director for Theatre at Julie’s Bicycle (2010-2013). She was Head of Theatre for Arts Council England from 2000-2010.
Previously, Sian has worked for a range of performing arts companies, producing and touring theatre and contemporary dance in the UK and overseas. She has acted as the Executive Director of Siobhan Davies Dance Company, Manager for Michael Clark Company, Manager for Aletta Collins Dance Company and Manager for Laurie Booth. She is Chair of the Board for Frantic Assembly and a trustee for the Gate Theatre, London Theatree Consortium and on the advisory board of non-zero one. Sian is a Clore Fellow (2006).