The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is to restructure its
communications following the resignation of PR chief Sara Lom.
Deputy MD Lom, who heads the orchestra's five-strong comms and marketing
team, is leaving to become the Royal Parks Agency's first director of
She has been with the orchestra for six years and reports to MD Ian
He said her departure presents an opportunity to incorporate
communications and marketing into an ongoing management review.
'I joined last month and want to use this time to look at marketing and
communications, along with all areas of the orchestra's management,'
In her newly-created role at the RPA, Lom will co-ordinate all internal
and external communication, sponsorship, publications and strategic
Taking up the post in June, Lom will report to RPA chief executive
officer Will Weston. The body currently has just one press and PR
officer, Tom Corby, who will report to Lom.