Mark Baldwin OBE
Born in Fiji, Mark Baldwin OBE studied classical and contemporary dance in New Zealand. After dancing with the Royal New Zealand Ballet, Mr Baldwin joined Ballet Rambert in 1983. Ten years later, Mr Baldwin left to become resident choreographer at Sadler’s Wells and establish his own dance company. In 2002, Mr Baldwin returned to Rambert, Britain’s oldest dance company, as Artistic Director, a position he held longer than any of his predecessors, and focused his vision on collaborating with other art forms as well as science. Mr Baldwin was awarded an OBE for his services to dance in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2015.