The Australian Chamber Orchestra (ACO) announced its appointment of Richard Evans as a new Managing Director. Richard is well-known to the arts sector from his previous leadership roles as General Manager of The Bell Shakespeare Company, Executive Director of the Australian Ballet, and Chief Executive Officer of Sydney Opera House.
Richard Evans said, “I have long been an admirer of the Australian Chamber Orchestra. It is an honour to have the opportunity to work with Richard Tognetti, the musicians, staff and Board of this remarkable organisation. The impact the ACO has had on the musical and broader cultural life of Australia has been immense, and I look forward to being part of the journey in the next phase of their national and international development.”