Directrice générale, Orchestre Philharmonique d’Helsinki
Gita Kadambi holds a Master’s degree in Music Education from the Sibelius Academy in Finland and a Master’s in Music Performance (piano) from the London College of Music. She began her working career as Stage Manager at the Savonlinna Opera Festival and the Finnish National Opera.
Over the years, her experience of opera expanded to take in the work of Assistant Director and Producer. In 2005, she was appointed Orchestra Manager of the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra – a post she held until 2010, when she became HR Manager at the Finnish Broadcasting Company (Yle).
The following year she was made HR Partner with responsibility for both Media and Creative Content. Gita Kadambi began as General Manager of the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra at the new Helsinki Music Centre in August 2013.