To contact a member of the team, please call (01274) 303340 or email:
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CEOView LinkedIn profile
Ajit joined Kala Sangam 1997 on a PATH placement. He has obtained a Diploma in Management Studies, ILM5 and has obtained an MBA from University of Sunder Land, UK. In his spare time, Ajit learns to play the Tabla and enjoys listening to music.
Admin & Performance Officer
Fiona joined Kala Sangam in November 2009, having previously worked for the organisation in 2005-6. Her role is to provide comprehensive administration support for the company and to assist in developing systems to monitor and report on organisational performance. Fiona is a part-qualified accountant with over 10 years experience. She holds a degree in Business Economics from the University of Liverpool.
Artistic DirectorView LinkedIn profile
Geetha Upadhyaya is Artistic Director at Kala Sangam. She was a Consultant Pathologist, with a particulat interest in the health benefits of practising arts. Having a postgraduate degree in classical Indian dance and music, her main interests are cross art collaborations, choreography and music. Geetha’s aim is to establish Kala Sangam at St Peter’s House as a national centre for South Asian arts, heritage and culture.
Youth arts - Project Co-odinator
Kaljit leads the Youth Arts Programme for Kala Sangam and is very involved in bringing young people to experience arts.
Mandeep, a science graduate with a MBA ( Marketing) is an enthusiastic people’s person and uses her marketing skills in creative ways, She enjoys spending time with her daughters, cooking and traveling in her spare time.
Ifty is the welcoming face of our reception desk. He coordinates bookings and assists with the running of St Peter’s House.
Arts Projects Officer
Pavan Sembi is a community/craft and textiles artist based in Bradford. Her role at Kala Sangam is to manage arts projects with young people and famillies. She has over ten years of experience in arts and community based projects throughout the region and beyond.
Finance ManagerView LinkedIn profile
Philip manages all aspects of the finances at Kala Sangam from making sure bills are paid on time to producing the accounts. He has worked in the field of charity finance and governance for the last four years having previously worked mainly in the NHS. Philip’s interests include Permaculture (Google it!), cycling and the outdoors.
Sidra is an Adminitrative Assistant at Kala Sangam
Artistic Associate - Dance
Shrikant Subramaniam is an accomplished Bharatanatyam dancer who is working with Kala Sangam as their Artistic Associate in Dance.
Venue Sales ManagerView LinkedIn profile
Steve is responsible for promoting our versatile space that can host a variety of events and functions. He strongly believes in the value that arts can add to both business and communities. Steve has spent his career in sales; he is from Bradford and is passionate about promoting the city – especially its football team.
Artistic Associate - Music
Vijay Venkat is an accomplished musician who plays several instruments in various musical genres and a fine singer. He is working with Kala Sangam as an Artistic Associate in Music.