Board member

Meera Vijay

Meera is a freelance creative arts leader with more than 15 years of experience in business strategy, operations & planning. Meera launched IndianRaga, an award winning art-based start up in the UK, ramping up operations from a single-woman team to include more than 200 amateur artists & professionals in a span of three years. She has since launched the first global IndianRaga Festival and has successfully raised funds with Arts Council England, DCMS & private investors. Meera works independently as a performing producer undertaking assignments for emerging and established artists as well as arts organisations focussing on SA art forms. Some of her latest projects include, ‘Plastic Drastic Fantastic’ with Akademi, ‘ Tale of Tawaifs’ with Kalakar Arts and ‘Polyrhythms’ with Prathap Ramachandra. She is currently working with Bhavan UK, a NPO in their fundraising initiatives. She is the founder member of Hertfordshire Dance Consortium which aims at increasing participation in dance & movement activities in the county.