The Trustees of the International Agatha Christie Festival are pleased to announce that Daniel Schumann will take up the post of International Agatha Christie Festival Director with effect from January 2022. Daniel is a senior producer, manager and fundraiser in the arts and theatre industry with more than 15 years’ experience working across a diverse range of organisations both in the English regions and the West End. His most recent position is as Lead Producer at The Almeida Theatre, London. He is the founder of Viva Arts & Community Group, an arts charity benefitting children and young people. He is an elected member on the Arts Council Regional Board for the South East.