DIRECTOR – Nigel Hirst

Posted on November 9, 2009

Manchester Camerata has a strong team of directors who play a crucial role in guiding the business of the orchestra at a particularly challenging time.  They oversee the development of policy, strategy and operations – underpinning the orchestras sense of purpose and direction. They work closely with the Artistic Team to manage and develop the company helping to make it one of the most exciting and forward thinking music organisations in the country.

     Manchester Camerata Director Nigel Hirst     

Director – Nigel Hirst

Member since March 2007 

Nigel is the Managing Director of Haden Freeman Ltd. Based in Hyde, Haden Freeman specialises in design, engineering and risk management solutions to the chemical and associated high-hazard industries. The company employs 120 staff, with clients including Great Lakes, Bio Products, Merck Sharp and Dohme and Baker Petrolite.

Nigel is a keen amateur ‘cellist and plays in the Bolton Symphony Orchestra.

This has also been reflected in his regular sponsorship of the Manchester International Cello Festival at the RNCM. 


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