Patrons and ambassadors


The ScreenSkills board of patrons is made up of influential industry figures. The role of ScreenSkills patrons is to champion the work of ScreenSkills, speaking to all those who can help us in our work, including government.

  • Clive Jones, Chair of ScreenSkill Patrons
  • Amma Asante
  • Sir Peter Bazalgette
  • Baroness (Jane) Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury
  • Daisy Goodwin
  • Greg Dyke
  • Lord (Michael) Grade of Yarmouth CBE
  • Lord (Tony) Hall of Birkenhead
  • Ian Livingstone
  • Baroness (Estelle) Morris of Yardley
  • Sandy Powell
  • Lord (David) Puttnam of Queensgate 
  • Lord (Chris) Smith of Finsbury
  • Sally Wainwright


Our ambassadors help us highlight the range of opportunities in the screen industries to young people and new entrants.

  • Charlie Covell
  • Nainita Desai
  • Mim Shaikh