Executive Team

Our Executive Team is responsible for the day-to-day running of the LEP.

Neil 2022
Neil Hayes
  • Chief Executive
Norman Jennings
Norman Jennings
  • Operations Director
Lucy 2022 Edit (1)
Lucy Gravatt
  • Director of Partnerships and Communications
Adam Wood
Adam Wood
  • Head of Infrastructure & Regeneration; Enterprise Zone Manager
Paul Witcombe
Paul Witcombe
  • Head of Enterprise & Innovation
Tim Burton
Tim Burton
  • Partnership & Delivery Manager
Caroline 2022
Caroline Cartwright
  • Head of Skills, Employment and Apprenticeships
Gareth Dace
Gareth Dace
  • Careers Hub Lead
Chris Dowton 2021
Chris Dowton
  • Enterprise Co-ordinator
Sally 2022
Sally Stanley
  • Office Manager
Sam Hudson
Sam Hudson
  • Contracts Manager
Vickie Holland
Vickie Holland
  • Assurance & Monitoring Manager
Rashmi Pillai
Rashmi Pillai
  • Communications Manager
Helen 2022
Helen Pollock
  • Clean Growth Manager
Lisa Bishop
Lisa Bishop
  • Project Executive
Molly Curtis
Molly Dooling
  • Team Coordinator/Programme Support Officer
Mara 2022
Mara Hubbard
  • Business Administration Assistant
Steve Trotter
Steve Trotter
  • Careers Hub Operations Lead
Matthew Bridge
Matthew Bridge
  • Digital Marketing and Content Executive

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Our Board
Our Board

Meet our business-led Board. 

Our Board
Programme Boards
Programme Boards

Our Programme Boards support the LEP's key priority areas.

Programme Boards
Executive Team
Governance

Learn about the role of our Board and sub-Boards and our governance principles.

Governance