Calling all business leaders - West of England LEP needs you!

Phil Smith
Managing Director | Business West
15th November 2017

The West of England Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) supports business growth and is working to attract new jobs to Bristol, Bath, Weston-super-Mare, South Gloucestershire and the surrounding areas.

They’re currently recruiting senior business leaders to help shape the economic future of the region as members of the LEP board. In particular, they want to hear from business leaders who are inspirational, influential and have the credibility to champion the West of England at a regional, national and international level.

Candidates will have a career background in the region's key industries, including:

  • Aerospace and advanced engineering
  • Digital creative and high tech
  • Law, finance and insurance
  • Infrastructure (planning, housing, transport, digital)
  • Skills
  • Business growth and innovation
  • Health

Further information about the role can be found here

Please note that all business roles are voluntary and candidates will be required to attend LEP board meetings, of which there are six per year. 

Think you fit the bill? Expressions of interest should be emailed along with a short biography or CV to by Friday 24 November 2017. Best of luck!

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    The purpose of the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is to secure the region’s continuing and ambitious economic success and attractiveness as a place for its residents to live and thrive and for businesses and communities to grow in a sustainable way.

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