Shelagh Wright

Director, ThreeJohnsandShelagh and Mission Models Money; Associate, Demos UK; Toynbee Studios, London, United Kingdom

Shelagh Wright has worked for decades with a diverse range of people and projects around the world on cultural and creative economic policy and sustainable practice. She is a founding director of openÂș, a director of the Together Foundation, Mission Models Money and ThreeJohnsandShelagh, an associate of the think tank Demos, the Culture+Conflict initiative, the Compass progressive politics network, and UK Ambassador to The Alternativet, the cultural~political party in Denmark. Her publications include: Creativity Money Love; Where does it hurt?; After the Crunch; So.What Do You Do?; Making Good Work and Design for Learning; in addition to articles and papers on sustainable cultural, creative and social enterprise, skills and investment policy. Ms. Wright was a contributor to the Creative Britain strategy and a member of the EU Expert Working Group on the Creative Industries. She is also on the boards of several UK arts and cultural organizations. Ms. Wright is a Fellow of Salzburg Global Seminar.