Nod Knowles

Nod Knowles, former President of Europe Jazz Network, has had an international career including as Head of Music at Scottish Arts Council, CEO of Bath Festivals, founding organiser of the UK/Ireland Jazz Promotion Network (JPN) and, currently, manager of JPN’s exchange programme with the Netherlands.  He has held a number of advisory roles (for example with British Council, Arts Council Northern Ireland and currently with Arts Council Wales) and as a long-standing independent consultant he continues to work with artists and organisations in research, review, funding, project management and artistic direction.