Harpreet Kaur

Harpreet Kaur, Project Manager
harpreet@xtrax.org.uk
+44(0)161 227 8383

(En / Hi / Pa)

Prior to joining Xtrax in 2020 as a Project Manager Harpreet has developed a 20-year portfolio career as a researcher, consultant, facilitator, and arts manager, more recently focusing on embedding cultural practice into key areas including diversity and climate change. Her work has taken her around the globe with funding from Arts Council England, British Council and Creative Europe.

Harpreet is a former Powerbrokers International Leadership Programme Fellow (Cultural Leadership Programme 2008). She has lived and worked in Europe, Asia and Australia as an arts manager on projects, events and festivals specialising in community and audience engagement. Clients include Southbank Centre (London), Beijing Modern Dance Company (China), Mindspace (Budapest), Regional Arts Victoria (Melbourne), Audiences Central (Birmingham), and Jagriti Yatra (Mumbai).

In 2017 Harpreet was selected as a BBC Expert Woman and has appeared on numerous media channels to share her thought leadership and passion for Culture and International Development. She is an experienced speaker on air and at international conferences about culture, security and politics in cities including London, Paris, Kiev, Vienna, Bucharest, Berlin and Sydney. She is an Artistic Quality Assessor for Arts Council England and has recently consulted for Live Art, National Heritage, Outdoor Arts and Climate Action sectors. Harpreet achieved an MSc in Gender and International Relations in 2014.