Meet the team

Chief Executive

NewcastleGateshead Initiative Chief Executive | Sarah Stewart
Sarah Stewart
Chief Executive

Central Services

Senior Office Manager
Director of Finance and Operations
Head of Insight
Partnership and Project Manager
Research Manager
Research Executive
Destination Manager
Finance Manager
Partnership Development Executive
Partnership & Events Executive (currently on maternity leave)
Finance Assistant
Administration & Events Executive
Administration & Events Assistant
Administration & Events Apprentice

Marketing and Communications

Marketing & Communications Director
Marketing Manager & Team Leader
Digital Marketing Manager & Team Leader
Marketing Manager
Marketing & Communications Manager
Marketing Manager
PR & Communications Manager
Media & PR Manager
Media and PR Manager
Digital Marketing Executive
Marketing Executive

Convention Bureau

Director of Tourism and Business Events
Conference Development Manager
Business Events Manager
Business Events Assistant

Invest Newcastle

Inward Investment Director
Senior Investment Manager (currently on maternity leave)
Key Account Manager
Inward Investment Manager


Senior Festival and Events Manager
Programme Development Executive
Culture Team Assistant

Great Exhibition of the North

Executive Director
Creative Producer
Technical Producer
Development Manager
Senior Project Manager
Stakeholder Engagement Manager