Edgar Jones was appointed Head of Entertainment, Sky in January 2012 and has commissioned shows across the Sky Portfolio. On Sky Arts he commissioned Portrait Artist of the Year, Parkinson Masterclass, Talks Music and The Elaine Paige Show. He was appointed Director of Sky Arts in April 2014.
Salem Al-Qassimi is the founder of Fikra—a multidisciplinary design studio set up in 2006 specializing in providing bilingual graphic design solutions in Arabic and English, a service completely unique to this region. Fikra works in print and new media in the intersections of Islamic heritage, cultural traditions, and contemporary life.
Kerem Alper is the co-founder of ATÖLYE Istanbul a creative community space, which promotes collaborative working. Kerem wants to integrate Turkish craftsmenship into contemporary design, art, and architecture, in a bid to synthesize Turkish creativity and entrepreneurship with global trends.
Unathi Kondile is the owner of Media YakwaNtu, an online platform that assists professionals in creating, managing and growing their personal brand and reputation. Media YakwaNtu publishes a monthly Xhosa newspaper, which covers fine art and current affairs and new narrative journalism techniques in the Xhosa language for township and rural communities.