Meet the Team

Our Skills team is currently delivering the Workforce for the Future Programme in collaboration with other partners and the West of England Combined Authority.

The Workforce for the Future programme provides tailored, in-depth support to help your businesses plan and adapt for the future by identifying your current and future skills needs.

Meet the team below and find out more about Workforce for the Future here. 

Andrew McDermott
Business Skills Advisor
Barry Tugwood
Business Skills Advisor
Claire Bedding
Business Skills Advisor
Fay Daniels
Marketing Manager - Contracts
Fiona Malpas
Business Skills Advisor
Hannah Ponsford
Programme Coordinator and Project Manager
Jacquie Bell
Events Coordinator
Julia Gurr
Skills - Business Skills Adviser
Lizzie Lyons
Head of Skills Delivery
  • Is your business fit for the future?

    Our experienced Business Skills Advisors can provide free, tailored, in-depth support to help your business plan and adapt for the future.