The Collusion team
We're a team of five with extensive experience of the arts, cultural, creative industries, public, private and academic sectors.
Rachel Drury, Director, is a creative producer, fundraiser and strategist. For 15 years, Rachel worked at a senior level for Arts Council England contributing to strategic developments such as the shared prospectus with EEDA and national programmes including The Space. Since leaving in 2013, she's raised in excess of £2.5m for a range of arts projects, including developing and delivering Sonic Pi:Live & Coding with Cambridge Junction, the Raspberry Pi Foundation, and University of Cambridge, funded by the Digital R & D Fund.
Simon Poulter, Director, is an artist and curator who has developed projects and programmes for a number of key arts organisations nationally. These include FACT, Watershed, AND Festival, MAC and The Atkinson. Simon was Associate Curator at Metal where he devised various projects including Macoto Murayama - New Works for Liverpool Biennial and NetPark, a Digital R & D funded project at Metal Southend. Simon has exhibited work at the Whitechapel Art Gallery and MIMA in Middlesborough.
Clare Green, Project Manager (Communications) has worked with the creative industries and HE, notably running creative industries network Creative Front and computer games festival Brains Eden from Anglia Ruskin University. Most recently she was Marketing & Communications Manager at Cambridge Science Centre.
Richard Hall, Project Manager (Technology) is experienced in devising, delivering and supporting a broad range of technology systems for local government. Most recently he was IT Applications Architect at Cambridgeshire County Council, working across a diverse range of projects, systems and communities.
Alex Byford, Projects Assistant is a scientist with events experience.