photo: Alessandro Moggi

About us

Ian Smallbone


Fluent in English and conversant in German and French, Ian has 30 years’ professional experience in the world of arts and culture, working with a high end global client base and including leadership positions with major concert agencies in Asia and Europe. Beyond the classical world, Ian's work also brings him into regular contact with artists from various musical and arts disciplines.  He has wide-ranging expertise managing a diverse portfolio of touring projects, festivals and events in Europe, Asia and the Middle East.  Ian’s consulting work has taken him as far afield as China, India, Poland, Switzerland, the USA and Canada, working with government departments, private companies and arts institutions for organisational planning, operational audits, as well as project leadership and implementation.

Eleonora Lucifero


Eleonora is fluent in Italian, English and French, and has worked for many years at the top of the event management and hospitality scene.  Several years spent working in Paris and London added an international dimension that is reflected in a global client base.  Eleonora has built a reputation for sophisticated and high quality tailor-made events, ranging from prestige gala evenings, concerts in the most exclusive venues, to niche private events with Michelin-starred hospitality and world class musical entertainment.  She has been instrumental in the organisation and delivery of multiple international events drawing attendees from around the world, working on behalf of prestige private and corporate clients, ranging from international financiers to market leaders in the world of arts and culture.