Sarah Byfield-Riches

For many years Sarah ran her own consultancy specialising in arts’ sponsorship and event management with clients on both the arts and commercial side, from Tate and the Royal Academy, to the Royal College of Arts, Association of British Orchestras and South Bank Centre. Commercial clients included BT, GlaxoSmithKline and UBS.

She is currently involved full time in fundraising and external relations for London College of Fashion, part of University of the Arts London, Europe’s leading providers for education in art, design, fashion and communication.

Sarah also has experience in the charity sector having fundraised and provided PR services to a range of charities from Arc Theatre to TRAID (textile recycling) and she also spent five years working on large scale sports sponsorships.