EUYO Office Team


Marshall Marcus

Secretary General

EUYO Secretary General, International Youth Foundation CEO, Sistema Europe President, Europe 101 Leadership Programme Patron, and member the Honorary Council of the Orchestra ...
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Riitta Hirvonen

Executive & Finance Manager

Riitta joined the EUYO in July 2013 after running the administration of Monteverdi Choir & Orchestra Ltd for nine years as their General Manager. She comes from Finland and p...
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Colin Window

Tours Manager

Australian born, Colin has spent his life travelling, primarily with his parents, whose views were that travel was the best form of education, to the point where the entire famil...
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Alexandru Mija

Projects Manager

A graduate of the National University of Music in Bucharest, during the last six years Alexandru has worked in the Administrative Department of the “George Enescu” International ...
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Alexia Higgs

Orchestra Manager

Alexia studied music at the Conservatoire of Music, University of Melbourne, and then went straight to work at Federation Square, Melbourne's civic and cultural square, first man...
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Lia Melo

Auditions Coordinator

Part of the EUYO familiy since 2018, Lia has had the immense pleasure of living some of the best moments of her life while playing as an EUYO member- an experience that she grate...
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William Norris

Communications Lead

William Norris was appointed Communications Lead for the EUYO in May 2022. He has worked for a wide range of music and cultural organisations, with recent clients including Sage ...
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Stefania Sajeva

Executive and Artistic Planning Co-ordinator

After graduating from the University of Bologna with a degree in Drama, Art and Music Studies, Stefania has worked as Tutor and Orchestra Coordinator for the Orchestra Mozart Aca...
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Dr. Peter Stark

Rehearsal Director

Peter Stark has conducted many of the world’s leading orchestras including the London Symphony Orchestra and the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, and has assisted iconic conduct...
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Rob Graham-White

Stage Manager

Since graduating from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama with a Master of Arts degree, Rob has enjoyed a varied freelance tuba career, performing with artists including B...
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Michael Shearer

Music Librarian

Originally from Scotland, Michael is a music librarian, composer and performer currently based in Berlin. He studied at the University of Glasgow before completing his Masters in...
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Alexa Nieschlag

National Partner Coordinator

Alexa Nieschlag was born in Düsseldorf, Germany. Growing up bilingually with her American mother and German father in Münster, Germany, she went on to study law in Cologne, Germa...
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Daniele Milazzo

Communications and Press Officer

Graduated in Political Science at the University of Bologna, Daniele Milazzo has a keen interest in culture, art and history. He started working as freelance journalist in 2011, ...
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