Rachel Coldicutt is a Director at Caper. Her areas of expertise are organisational change and digital content strategy. She has been creating digital content for arts and media organizations since 1997, and building and managing creative and technical teams since 2001.
Prior to co-founding Caper, she was Head of Digital Media at the Royal Opera House, where she created and delivered the organisation's first digital strategy, building a multi-award-winning content programme and a dedicated digital team.Rachel started her career in editorial roles at Cassell, Oxford and Cambridge University Presses, Microsoft Encarta and Encyclopaedia Britannica, before moving into multi-platform content development. Previous roles include: Executive Producer and Acting Head of Market Strategy at UKTV; Interactive Editor at Endemol; Project Manager for Every Object Tells a Story, the first UK museum user-generated content project, for the V&A, Channel 4 and DCMS; Teens Editor at the BBCand Lifestyle and Entertainment Producer for BTOpenworld, the UK’s first broadband portal.
She is also a board member at London Sinfonietta, an Acquisitions Assessor for the Crafts Council and founder of Culture Hack.