Nicky Goulder is Chief Executive of Create – an award-winning charity that uses the creative arts to help transform the lives of the most disadvantaged and vulnerable people in our society.
Prior to co-founding the charity in July 2003, she was Chief Executive of the Orchestra of St John’s. She has many years’ experience in creative arts management, before which she was a Marketing Executive at KPMG.
She was a volunteer Childline Counsellor for five years before becoming a Samaritan in January 2002 and is on the YouthXpress leadership team at Southwark Cathedral, where she works with young people aged 11-18. Nicky has a First Class BSc (Hons) in Marketing (with arts) and the Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma. She recently completed a Certificate in History of Art at Birkbeck College, University of London. In June 2013, Nicky was recognised as Clarins Most Dynamisante Woman of the Year.