Just in: Leeds Piano switches CEO

Just in: Leeds Piano switches CEO


norman lebrecht

August 31, 2018

press release:

Fiona Sinclair is today announced as Chief Executive of the Leeds International Piano Competition. She succeeds Mark Wingate, who completes his three-year appointment as the 2018 Competition closes (6-15 September), joining Artistic Directors Paul Lewis and Adam Gatehouse at The Leeds on 1 October.

Fiona Sinclair is currently Managing Director of Lancaster Arts at Lancaster University. She has been a senior member of the team at Lancaster Arts since 2010 and was previously Chief Executive of the Lancashire Sinfonietta from 2000.


  • Jeffrey Biegel says:

    One of the great competitions still maintaining its respectful place in the global world of piano events. Good to you, Fiona!