Susan Boster is Founder and Managing Director of Boster Group, an independent consultancy she founded in 2001 that creates strategic partnerships for corporations, cultural organisations and artists. Boster Group’s innovative strategies respond to goals in areas of client engagement, influencer marketing, employee engagement, audience development and income generation. Susan has advised leading international corporations, including BP, EY, Thomson Reuters, AMEX, Bacardi, J.P. Morgan, Facebook, Montblanc and LVMH, working in partnership with The British Museum, Tate, Royal Opera House, The Metropolitan Opera, Royal Shakespeare Company, Louvre and the Guggenheim. Previously, Susan was Chief Marketing Officer for News Network at News International, and Marketing Director of Barnes & Noble where she oversaw marketing and communications for the launch of barnesandnoble.com. Susan is a member of the boards of the Donmar Warehouse and English National Ballet. She is also a trustee of Children and the Arts. Susan is an advisor for The Representation Project and has previously served as advisor to the Women’s Unit, House of Lords. Susan earned a BA from Boston University and was trained for classical voice at The Juilliard School.