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Diane Banks

Founder & Chief Executive

Diane founded Northbank Talent Management in 2018 following a twenty year career in the publishing industry, at Penguin and Hodder & Stoughton and then as a literary agent at her eponymous agency Diane Banks Associates, which she founded in 2006.

Diane is a non-executive director of the independent think tank Bright Blue, sits on the development board of the Ovalhouse Theatre, which commissions new work in response to today’s social and political issues, and serves as an ambassador for the ex-offender charity Tempus Novo, helping to increase the employment rate amongst former prisoners. She served a three-year term on the committee of the Association of Authors’ Agents.