Rosemary Squire OBE
Rosemary Squire OBE is the co-owner of 39 West End and UK regional theatres and Joint Chief Executive Officer of the Ambassador Theatre Group, an internationally recognised broad-based commercial theatre producer with productions worldwide and a leader in theatre ticketing services through ATG Tickets.
Rosemary was Chair of Great Ormond Street Hospital's Theatres for Theatres Appeal and Vice Chairman of Dance Umbrella, the UK's foremost international contemporary dance festival. She is also a Trustee of The Hall for Cornwall.
When Rosemary was elected President of the Society of London Theatre in 2005, she became the second only female President in the organisation's hundred-year history. In June 2006, Rosemary won the prestigious CBI Real Business First Women Award for Tourism and Leisure, and in December 2007 was awarded an OBE for services to theatre. Rosemary is widely recognised in the industry and for the past four years has topped The Stage 100 - the industry newspaper's annual guide to the 100 most influential people in UK Theatre. In 2013, Rosemary was placed at number 16 on BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour Power List.
Term of appointment: 26 January 2009 - 25 April 2017 (reappointed April 2013)