Mount Stuart Trust appoints new Head of Collections

02 October 2018

The Mount Stuart Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Charlotte Rostek as the new Head of Collections.

Reporting to the Managing Director and the Board of Trustees, Charlotte will act as steward of the Bute Collection, ensuring the care and preservation of the collection, curating exhibitions, and developing lasting relationships between Mount Stuart and other heritage and educational institutions.

Originally from Germany, Charlotte joins Mount Stuart from Lyon and Turnbull Auctioneers where she was Head of the Glasgow Office, responsible for managing evaluations, cataloguing sales and leading the strategic growth of the business. Prior to this role Charlotte was the inaugural curator for Dumfries House, a house and estate with a long standing connection to the Bute Family, from which she brings a deep understanding of managing a historic house and collection as part of a popular tourist destination.

Colin Boag, Managing Director of the Trust, said of the new appointment:
‘We are delighted that Charlotte will be joining us during an exciting period of change and growth. Charlotte has a wealth of experience and extensive expertise and we are looking forward to using that to develop our plans and operations.’

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