Zara Wright
Zara Wright
Global Head, Art, Culture and Sport

Zara is a Partner and leads Perrett Laver’s Arts, Culture and Sport Practice.

Her experience of senior level executive search includes Board, Chief Executive and Executive Director appointments across both administrative and artistic/curatorial functions, for a wide range of organisations including museums and galleries, performing arts and multi-disciplinary cultural spaces, heritage organisations, and foundations and charities dedicated to supporting and promoting creative and cultural activity. Zara also has an extensive track record of assignments for a number of partner institutions within higher education, and leads our work to support the appointment of senior leaders for specialist HEIs across the performing and visual arts.  

Zara holds a degree in Music from the University of Oxford and a PGDip in Psychology. She has lived and worked in China, and spent the early part of her career in retail commercial marketing. She is an accomplished musician and continues to perform with a number of orchestras and choirs in the UK.


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