Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership
Delivering growth, jobs and prosperity for Greater Manchester
The Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership brings together the private and public sectors to support business growth, develop local skills and innovation, direct investment and reform public services.
The LEP works in partnership with the Greater Manchester Combined Authority and works through a range of delivery bodies.
Supported by Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership investment, the new School of Digital Arts (SODA) at Manchester Metropolitan University will build on the region’s rich tradition of digital, media, skills, technology and innovation. On the back of...
GM LEP Co-Chair Lou Cordwell: My Dad and Tony Wilson inspired my civic duty to make Greater Manchester a better place
Digital entrepreneur, Lou Cordwell, became GM LEP co-chair in March 2020 and is optimistic that Greater Manchester can emerge stronger from pandemic, supporting UK economic recovery with a vision that addresses inequalities and green growth. Digital pioneer, female...
The vision puts forward a range of long-term initiatives to reshape Greater Manchester’s economy in wake of the pandemic Proposals outlined include Innovation GM, a new platform to drive research and development funding and growth in high-potential sectors Skills,...