Saya Snow Kitasei
DIRECTOR

Saya has been Director of the Theatre since late 2016. She is a member of Xynteo’s Executive Committee, and her previous roles include Head of Energy, Head of Resilience and programme director for the 2015 Global Projects Exchange in New York. She is also director of forthcoming documentary ‘The Myken Project’.

Saya has been Director of the Theatre since late 2016. She is a member of Xynteo’s Executive Committee, and her previous roles include Head of Energy, Head of Resilience and programme director for the 2015 Global Projects Exchange in New York. She is also director of forthcoming documentary ‘The Myken Project’.

Louise Lilja
EXPERIENCE DESIGN

Louise has led on event execution and shaping the participant experience since the London 2016 Theatre. She increasingly plays a role in programme development, sourcing artistic contributors and experiential design. She has a leadership role on Xynteo’s Arenas Team and originally hails from Sweden.

Louise has led on event execution and shaping the participant experience since the London 2016 Theatre. She increasingly plays a role in programme development, sourcing artistic contributors and experiential design. She has a leadership role on Xynteo’s Arenas Team and originally hails from Sweden.

Amy Ellingham
COMMUNICATIONS & CREATIVE LEAD

Amy leads communications and creative direction for this year’s Theatre, and also led on Oslo 2014. She’s responsible for brand and creative at Xynteo, and has previously worked her magic on the Leadership Vanguard leadership development and project incubation programme, and the Exchange/Norway.

Amy leads communications and creative direction for this year’s Theatre, and also led on Oslo 2014. She’s responsible for brand and creative at Xynteo, and has previously worked her magic on the Leadership Vanguard leadership development and project incubation programme, and the Exchange/Norway.

Toril Helsem Schaumburg
GUEST MANAGEMENT

Toril has been with Xynteo since 2009, and leads on invitations and guest management for The Performance Theatre. But Toril’s dedication to taking good care of our participants and partners has touched Xynteo events globally, from the Exchange/Norway in 2017 to events in India, China, the US and beyond.

Toril has been with Xynteo since 2009, and leads on invitations and guest management for The Performance Theatre. But Toril’s dedication to taking good care of our participants and partners has touched Xynteo events globally, from the Exchange/Norway in 2017 to events in India, China, the US and beyond.

Jørgen Tveitan
GUEST MANAGEMENT

Jorgen’s been with Xynteo as an intern since 2013, and permanently since 2017, focusing on TPT guest management and production. He’s worked on TPTs in the UK, Portugal, Norway, Turkey and Singapore. Passionate about international relations and politics, he studied Political Science and Business.

Jorgen’s been with Xynteo as an intern since 2013, and permanently since 2017, focusing on TPT guest management and production. He’s worked on TPTs in the UK, Portugal, Norway, Turkey and Singapore. Passionate about international relations and politics, he studied Political Science and Business.

Tim Steinecke
ADVISOR

Originally from Berlin, Tim provided insights on TPT Germany 2018, and remains on board for Seattle 2019. Prior to joining Xynteo in 2017, Tim lived in China, India and Malaysia for many years researching the relationship between state-owned energy companies and governments for his PhD.

Originally from Berlin, Tim provided insights on TPT Germany 2018, and remains on board for Seattle 2019. Prior to joining Xynteo in 2017, Tim lived in China, India and Malaysia for many years researching the relationship between state-owned energy companies and governments for his PhD.

Masarat Daud
ILA COMMUNITY DEVELOPER

Masarat is passionate about grassroots education work in India and runs a community center in Rajasthan. She is a TED speaker (2014) and also organises TEDxShekhawati, India’s largest TEDx event. She is an active blogger, interested in feminism and Islam. Masarat is working on the Inspired Leadership Award.

Masarat is passionate about grassroots education work in India and runs a community center in Rajasthan. She is a TED speaker (2014) and also organises TEDxShekhawati, India’s largest TEDx event. She is an active blogger, interested in feminism and Islam. Masarat is working on the Inspired Leadership Award.