Ruhi Jhunjhunwala was a participant of the 1st Edition of the Global Cultural Leadership Programme.
Ruhi is a Cultural Manager from India with extensive experience primarily in the performing arts sector; and specialises in festival management and international collaborations. Her previous job profiles have included being the Programme Coordinator at Ranga Shankara Theatre (Bangalore), Project Manager for Theatre Professionals Pvt Ltd and Festival Manager of the Attakkalari India Biennial, a contemporary movement arts festival in Bangalore, among several other freelance assignments. She moved to London in 2017 to study MA in Performance and Culture Studies at Goldsmiths, University of London and is passionate about changing the scope of arts management in India.
“Being part of the Global Cultural Leadership Programme 2016 was truly a liberating and fulfilling experience. To meet fellow cultural managers from around the globe who are equally passionate about the arts has been inspiring and one of the highlights of my career. I look forward to more conversations and exchanges with each of them!”
In order to introduce themselves and their organisations, the participants prepared a poster presenting 4 elements – Me, My organisation, My Project and My Dream.