Adrian Bourke

Technical Manager - Associate

Adrian has a long track-record in senior live event technical, production and operations roles and has worked on six continents. Over the past 10 years he has worked as production manager on 20+ corporate event management projects from the NATO Summit in Cardiff (2014) to the Calvin Klein Obsessed Fragrance Launch in London (2017). He was International Touring Technical Director to the Bolshoi Ballet on tours across China and the Far East, Middle East, and North America (2008 – 2010), and has also delivered operations and consulted for many complex theatrical productions. These have including the large scale immersive Secret Cinema (Star Wars) ’The Empire Strikes Back’ production (2015), and Kynren – ‘An Epic Tale of England’ with more than 1,000 volunteers cast, crew and animals (2016). He has also been a Senior Technical Manager on many high-profile ceremonies including the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympics, Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic and Paralympics and the Launch Ceremony for the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Azerbaijan (2017).

When he has a few minutes of spare time Ade loves hanging out with his kids and lion taming.