Executive Team

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

Neil Hayes
Neil Hayes
  • Chief Executive
Norman Jennings
Norman Jennings
  • Operations Director
Andrew Lee
Andrew Lee
  • Head of Performance & Assurance
Lucy Gravatt
Lucy Gravatt
  • Head of Communications
Adam Wood
Adam Wood
  • Head of Infrastructure & Regeneration
Paul Witcombe
Paul Witcombe
  • Head of Enterprise & Innovation
Tim Burton
Tim Burton
  • Partnership & Delivery Manager
Cherie Norris
Cherie Norris
  • Enterprise Zone Manager
Caroline Cartwright
Caroline Cartwright
  • Skills, Employment & Apprenticeship Lead
Gareth Dace
Gareth Dace
  • Careers Hub Lead
Chris Dowton 2021
Chris Dowton
  • Enterprise Co-ordinator
Sally Stanley
Sally Stanley
  • Office Manager
Sam Hudson
Sam Hudson
  • Contracts Manager
Vickie Holland
Vickie Holland
  • Assurance & Monitoring Manager
Rashmi Pillai
Rashmi Pillai
  • Communications Manager
Katy Newman
Katy Newman
  • Marketing Executive
Helen Pollock
Helen Pollock
  • Enterprise Zone Project Executive
Lisa Bishop
Lisa Bishop
  • Project Executive
Molly Curtis
Molly Curtis
  • Team Coordinator/Programme Support Officer
Mara Hubbard
Mara Hubbard
  • Business Administration Assistant

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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