Benoit Granier PhD, M.Phil, PGCE, SFHEA, FRSA

I help reveal individual talents by providing learning opportunities that reflect the diversity of expression and opportunities in the creative industry. I believe in the strength of our network, relationships, and humanity. My journey starts with inspiring people to learn, develop and grow, by unlocking human potential, to contribute and achieve greatness. To do this, I constantly ask questions, challenge traditional thinking, imagine endless possibilities and never stop learning. Through education programs, I teach people to become entrepreneurs and live a life of economic freedom. I make it my mission to educate people on why diversity, inclusion, and belonging matter and by doing so, impact the youth of tomorrow. when I am not teaching, administering, and managing courses, I am leading startups focusing on music publishing and game construction to give students a space to apply knowledge and gain professional experience.

Area of expertise: – Intercultural dialogue – Multiculturalism in the arts – Course and program design – The music business, entrepreneurship in the arts – Collaborative Networks and Strategy Groups – Careers in Creative Practice.

As an experienced Strategic Director with a track record of success in international festivals, schools, and universities, I’m committed to addressing critical issues such as internationalization and transculturation while spearheading cutting-edge projects that align with the RSA’s mission of promoting openness, inclusivity, and creativity. With a focus on driving real impact and leading societal change, I’m passionate about leveraging my expertise to pioneer new approaches and push boundaries in the dynamic world of international education. By championing curiosity, courage, and transformative thinking, I aim to inspire students and educators alike to pursue innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges.