Angela Thompson

Angela Duncan-Thompson Cert HE(Open), Cert Bus (Open)


Creative Organizer of Carnival Arts, Voluntary Director, Carnival Consultant, Social Entrepreneur, Freelance Artist, Event Organiser , Stewarding/Security Operative & Administrator


Angela has worked in both the private and public sector for over 30 years.

With extensive experience as a Business Administrator, specializing in computerize bookkeeping, stock control, warehouse management and logistics.

Angela  spent the last 21 years  as a Purchasing Business Analyst within the Oil Industry,  and gained extensive experience in SAP R/3 and SAP SRM.  The last 7 year Angela has specialized in the Purchasing Module, by developing processes and delivering training programmes for end users.  Key areas of expertise include data input and control within SAP, preparation of reports, data analysis and supplier evaluation control.

Since 1991 Angela has worked voluntarily in an arts-based community environment  gaining extensive experience in carnival management and event production, carnival parade security and stewarding, and experience in mas camp operations, costume design, construction and decoration.   Angela also specializes in strategic planning, governance and developing art projects/programmes and managing same.

Within carnival, Angela has sat on the London Nottinghill Carnival Limited as a representative from the Mas Arena (Notting Hill Mas Band Association – NHMBA), which she chaired for (9) years whilst sitting on the Executive Committee of Carnival Arts.

Currently Angela is a voluntary director of De CORE UK Ltd and is now chairing Carnival Arts and Masquerade Foundation (CAMF), which now represents Mas and is also a trustee of the London Notting Hill Carnival Enterprise Trust.