Director, Arts Development and Investment
Robert Ridley is Director of Arts Development and Investment (ADI). Robert’s areas of responsibility include the management of the Arts NSW major grants program, the Arts & Cultural Development Program, and the provision of support and advisory services to the arts and cultural sector.
ADI maintains relationships with arts and cultural organisations, including the major performing arts companies, key festivals and state significant organisations, and other funding bodies including the Australia Council and City of Sydney.
Robert is an experienced senior manager with extensive government and industry experience and a professional background in education, grant management and business and industry development.