Dr Virginia Brooke

Virginia had an international career as a management consultant providing board-level advice on business strategy, business transformation and digital/IT strategy for clients in insurance, banking and central government. She is now retired and is a non-executive director and mentor. Virginia has a doctorate in systems engineering from Somerville College, Oxford.

She has a lifelong passion for the arts and is keen to ensure that today’s young talent can realise their potential, so champions higher education in the performing and visual arts. She has been a member of Council of Goldsmiths College, University of London, and on the board of the Conservatoire for Dance and Drama. She is now on the board of City and Guilds of London Art School and is herself a practising artist.