noun. One who facilitates leadership experiences for Ariel. synonyms; thought leader, guide, guru.

Gailie Pollock

Gailie Pollock


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Gailie Pollock has delighted in seeing clients benefit from her vast experience in corporate training, teaching, directing and acting. Her aptitude for inspiring confidence in leadership, presentation and communication started when she founded a theatre charity that worked with disadvantaged young people, and then transferred those skills into the corporate world. Her industry specializations include law firms, universities, medical organisations and structural engineering businesses.

Training Experience

Gailie’s clients include: Tees Law; University of Law, London; Barclays Bank; and Pure Structures Ltd

Business Experience

Gailie studied to be an actor-director and worked extensively in London’s West End, the US and UAE. As well as working all over London, her charitable theatre company was also invited to work in Botswana. She recently became Artistic Director of Contexture Theatre, a new repertory theatre company north of London, with whom she regularly acts and directs. She has worked with the University of Law for 30 years, aiding their students in presentation skills.

Theater Experience

Artistic Director of Contexture Theater, and has directed six plays which include: Journey’s End, Blue/ Orange and Season’s Greetings.
Artistic Director of the ‘Write Here! Write Now!’ playwriting festival. She runs playwriting classes throughout the year and directs 30 short plays produced in three regional theatres. The winner gets to develop their play in to a full length version under her tutelage.

Over 30 years of experience as an actor, working on stage all over the world and in roles on TV and film.

Education and Credentials

  • Degree in Dramatic Studies from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland