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Greater Manchester LEP Chair Vacancy

The Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership (GM LEP) is currently looking for a senior business professional to take the role of Chair of the Board.

We are seeking a business leader who is passionate about Greater Manchester and can help shape its future.

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GM LEP chair to join inaugural NP11 Summit

GM LEP chair Mike Blackburn will join other Local Enterprise Partnership leaders at the inaugural NP11 Summit in September. The NP11 is a newly-formed government-funded board comprising members of the 11 Local Enterprise Partnerships in the North. The board acts as...

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GM LEP Chair Joins Business Leaders For Number 10 Update

The chair of Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), Mike Blackburn, joined other business leaders from England’s LEPs for a Downing Street meeting with Prime Minister Theresa May. The meeting was held to track progress on LEPs’ work with government to...

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Access to talent fuels Manchester’s fast-growth tech cluster

Greater Manchester’s fast-growth tech cluster owes its success to the ready availability of technology and talent, according to tech leaders. Neville Roberts is Chief Executive and co-founder of Manchester FinTech software company Planixs, which recently ranked at...

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