Siân Prime, Director, MA Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship
Siân is a trainer, facilitator, coach and consultant. She has hands-on experience of running creative businesses as well as being a lecturer in creative enterprise, cultural policy and management. She has worked for IIMB in Bangalore and nationally for the Arts Council England, the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts and for the Cultural Enterprise Office, Scotland. She’s also worked within a number of sub-regions to deliver business advice, training and coaching for creative individuals and organisations.
Siân developed the Cultural Enterprise Office in Scotland from its opening in 2001 to the time that it was ready to deliver its service, establishing the methodology for business advice and training that is still employed. She worked with the original Creative Pioneer Team at NESTA and was responsible for the content and delivery of The Academy – NESTA’s residential enterprise development programme for highly talented individuals; she has since developed the material for Insight Out and Starter for Six, enterprise training programmes for innovative businesses.