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Profile of registrant

Creative Skillset

Identification number in the register: 29172148989-54
Registration date: 14/06/12 17:49:13

The information on this organisation was last modified on 23/05/14 12:12:02
The date of the last annual update was 23/05/14 12:12:02

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Creative Skillset
Legal status: Charity
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Other similar organisations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Ms  Natalie F. Carsey
Position: Executive Director of Finance & Contracts

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Kate O' Connor
Position: Deputy CEO

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 21 Focus Point, Caledonian Road 
London N1 9GB
Telephone number: (+44207) 7139800
Fax number: (+44207) 7139801
Other contact information: Key contacts (UK):
Dinah Caine, CEO,

Kate O'Connor, Deputy CEO,

Gary Townsend, Exec Director of Corporate Affairs & Organisational Development,

Dan Simmons, Head of Film,

Maria Balermpa, Policy and Consultations Manager,

Mike Hurst, Executive Director Partnerships,

Jayne West, Partnerships Manager,

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Sector Skills Council for the UK Creative Industries. Developing world class skills to maintain and strengthen the development and competitiveness of the UK Creative Industries.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 10
Complementary information: Our organisation has about 96 employees, but 10 will be involved with activities relevant to the Transparency Register

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Creative Europe, Film and Audiovisual State Aid
Media Programme, European Social Fund (and possible other structural funds), Equalities, Education and Skills delivery, student and teachers / lecturers mobility, Fashion and Textiles pan-European networks

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Culture
  • Education
  • Enterprise
  • Information Society
  • Research and Technology
  • Trans-European Networks


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Part of the Sector Skills Councils International Network
Supervised by UK Commission for Employement and Skills, member of British Screen Advisory Council

Financial data

Financial year: 04/2012 - 04/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 314,514 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.