Davinia Galea has worked in the cultural sector for more than thirty years in various roles including musician, cultural event producer, policy maker, and CEO. In 2014, she set up ARC Research and Consultancy which is the Malta hub for the European Festivals Association (EFA) project Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe (EFFE). Davinia is Director of Management with AP Valletta Ltd., an international architecture practice, whose historical and technical research is at the core of concern with design, partnered with an inherent dedication to heritage. She is an IGCAT expert (Institute for Gastronomy, Culture, Arts and Tourism) and a member of the Roberto Cimetta Fund Expert Committee that provides mobility and cultural development grants in the Euro-Med zone. Davinia is a visiting lecturer at the School of Performing Arts at the University of Malta.