From https://heylep.com/sub-board-chairs-appointed-to-lead-on-key-aspects-of-hey-leps-priority-areas/ | Thursday 17 June 2021
LEP now recruiting those with experience in such sectors as digital, SME and social enterprise to help shape the economic direction of Hull and East Yorkshire.
Four members of the Hull and East Yorkshire LEP Board are set to steer the newly formed LEP sub-boards, focusing on different aspects of the Hull and East Yorkshire economy.
The appointments were agreed at a HEY LEP Board meeting when Stephen Parnaby, Deputy LEP Chair and Business Development Director at Wren Kitchens, was appointed as Chair of the Infrastructure Board.
Professor Susan Lea, HEY LEP Board member and University of Hull’s Vice-Chancellor, was appointed Chair of the Innovation and Transformation Board.
Jayne Adamson, LEP Board member and People Director at Humber Coast and Vale Partnership, is to chair the Employment and Skills Board and Gill Alton, LEP Board member and CEO of the TEC Partnership, is to lead the Business Support Board.
The LEP is now recruiting for members for these sub-boards from such sectors as digital, SME and social enterprise within the region’s business community to help shape the economic direction of Hull and East Yorkshire. Find out more, or submit and expression of interest, here.
James Newman, Chair of the HEY LEP Board, said: “Every sub-Board will play an important role in supporting the LEP Board in its various activities of developing and implementing the economic strategy for the region and monitoring progress on the strategy and other programmes being delivered by the LEP on behalf of the Government and Local Authorities.”
Express an interest in the boards or find out more here.