Meet The Board

Our board brings together a wealth of experience from the public and private sectors. Our thirteen board members bring great commitment and energy and a shared vision to ensure that Cheshire and Warrington maintains its position as the best place to do business in the North of England.


Download the Registers of Interests for our Board Members here.


Chair, Cheshire and Warrington Enterprise Partnership
Christine was awarded a CBE for her services to business and the community in the 2019 New Year’s Honours list.
Leader, Cheshire East Council
Rachel is Leader of Cheshire East Council, having previously served as Cabinet member for children and families and chair for the Local Plan task force.
Managing Director, C-Tech Innovation Ltd
Ged chairs the LEP’s Performance and Investment Committee and leads on the Board of the LEP in the areas of Energy and Innovation.
Alderley Park Site Leader, AstraZeneca
Graeme has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for 25 years.
Principal, Reaseheath College
Meredydd has spent the majority of his career in agricultural and rural education.
Leader, Cheshire West and Chester Council
Councillor Dixon has been Leader of the Council since May 2015.
Managing Director, Langtree
John has almost 30 years of experience in regeneration and public/private sector partnerships.
Growth Director, Cirrus and Chair of ‘Make it Macclesfield’
Clare believes that great leaders develop better organisations which result in a better economy to enable better lives.
Chief Executive, The Youth Federation
Chris has led a significant transformation to grow the organisation, tripling the turnover in seven years.
Solicitor & Partner, Addleshaw Goddard LLP
Stephen joined Addleshaw Goddard in 2011 where he has led a number of Cheshire projects for clients.
Chair of the Cheshire & Warrington LEP Strategy Board and Cheshire Science Corridor
Robert is the Chair of the Cheshire & Warrington LEP Strategy Board and Chair of the Cheshire Science Corridor
Leader, Warrington Borough Council
Terry is Chair of the Warrington Means Business Delivery Board and Chair of the Omega Partnership Board.
Chief Technology Officer, TalkTalk Plc
Gary has over 25 years’ experience in the telecommunications sector.
Record Producer and Entrepreneur, OBE
Pete is currently Chair of the Local Transport Body.
Vice-Chancellor, University of Chester
Much of Professor Wheeler's work has involved academic and industrial consultancies, in addition to experience in Europe, America and Australia.