Our Board and Admin Team

The amazing people behind the Orchestra.

Our Board And Admin Page
Our board


His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia


Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC, Governor of New South Wales


Paul Dyer AO


Jillian Broadbent AC
Greg Hutchinson AM
Max Suich


David Zehner, Chairman
Alison Harrop, Deputy Chair
Aidan Allen
Bruce Applebaum
Paul Dyer AO
Susan Hilliard
Glenice Maclellan
John Pickhaver
Sheryl Weil
Our admin team
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Bruce Applebaum

Managing Director & Co-founder

Andrew Brook

Philanthropy Manager

Joanna Butler

Artistic Planning Coordinator

Thomas Chiu

Business Systems Analyst

Kateryna Collier

Customer Relations Manager

Ian Creevey

Head of Business Operations

Neal Downward

Digital Content Producer

Katelyn-Jane Dunn

Marketing Executive

Ewelina Ellsmore

Receptionist/Ticketing Assistant

Ashley Giles

Head of Artistic Planning & Management

Aislinn Giugni

Head of Development

Kate Lamont

Executive Assistant

Nastassia Laptev

Assistant Box Office Manager

Freya McGahey

Philanthropy and Events Manager

Tom Morgan

Head of Marketing & Customer Relations

Valérie Morgan-Pertus

Orchestra Manager

Madeline O'Dwyer

Corporate Partnerships Manager

Kristy Phanhsena

Digital Marketing Executive

Mel Piu

Assistant Box Office Manager

Hugh Ronzani

Music Resources

John Scott


Charles Gwynn
Andrew O’Connor
Christopher Price

Repertoire Advisors (honorary)

What could possibly be better than a ticket to one of our concert series?


A subscription package!

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If you’re a fan of the Brandenburg we think you’ll love our range of subscription packages! Available for Sydney or Melbourne venues, in sets of 3, 4, 5 or 6 concert packages; you’ll get the complete Brandenburg experience, for the perfect price in the perfect seat, the whole year round!


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