Over the last 20 years, Amanda Gentle has honed her skills and expertise within the human resources field, she is an experienced international talent, diversity, learning and training specialist and qualified executive and performance coach. She previously held a leadership role within PRS for Music as Head of Learning & Corporate Social Responsibility and was also part of the UK Music Skills Programme Board and UK Music Diversity Taskforce. She is now Managing Director of Heddstart, a music and media training and career development consultancy.
Amanda was also shortlisted for the Creative and Cultural Music Skills Award earlier this year for her contribution to innovation in industry skills development, promoting greater industry diversity and coaching. (PRS for Music Inside Track Scheme).