Jane Ellison


Jane was Head of Creative Partnerships at the BBC where she led the broadcaster’s work to build partnerships and develop major creative projects with a wide range of cultural, knowledge and other organisations. Jane’s past roles include programme maker, journalist, editor, senior manager and commissioner for factual programmes at Radio 4 where she also launched Book of the Week. She is the author of the cultural enquiry into partnerships ‘The Art of Partnering’ and was a member of the Leadership for Libraries Taskforce. She holds advisory roles at Royal Opera House, Transparency International UK and the University of Leeds Cultural Institute.