Meet The Team

Working in partnership with local government, businesses, educational institutes and other public, private, voluntary and community sector organisations, we strive to keep Cheshire and Warrington firmly on the map. View the team structure here. 

 

Chief Executive
Philip's role is to lead the Enterprise Partnership towards its objective to make Cheshire and Warrington a £35bn economy by 2030.
Deputy Chief Executive
Mark joined Cheshire and Warrington LEP in July 2016 to drive the delivery of the area’s ambitious economic growth agenda.
Finance and Commercial Director
The role covers responsibility for financial stewardship and maintaining high standards of governance of the LEP, providing commercial advice, and overseeing the LEPs financial, HR and IT systems.
Head of Programmes
Rachel is responsible for overseeing the delivery of the LEPs funding programmes, including the £140m Local Growth Deal.
Head of Skills
Pat is working with employers, colleges and other key partners to develop a strategic approach to skills and education in Cheshire and Warrington.
Digital Skills Partnership Coordinator
Sarah’s role is to work with employers and other key partners to develop the delivery of Cheshire and Warrington’s Digital Skills Partnership.
Growth Support Broker
Paul has been involved in helping businesses, in the Speke & Garston areas of South Liverpool and on several business - support projects across the Cheshire and Warrington area.
Communications & Marketing Director
Catherine is responsible for developing the Communications and Marketing strategy for the LEP and Business Growth Hub for Cheshire & Warrington.
Director of Business Innovation
Andy has a background in Economic Development and Policy across the North West.
Senior Account Manager
Responsible for co-ordinating investment and account management activity across the sub-region.
Head of Policy and Strategy
Andy is responsible for the work programme to maintain and update the LEP’s Strategic Economic Plan (SEP).
Growth Hub Enquiry and Engagement Manager
Kerry is Enquiry and Engagement Manager, working to deliver the Cheshire and Warrington Growth Hub.
Enterprise Co-ordinator
Mark is part of the Skills Hub team at the LEP, working with both educational institutions and employers to help inspire and inform on careers.
Enterprise Co-ordinator
Emma is part of the Skills Hub team at the LEP, working with both educational institutions and employers to help inspire and inform on careers.
Communications & Engagement Officer
Rachael is responsible for the communications and engagement activity of the Business Growth Hub.
Marketing Administrator
Jane is responsible for co-ordinating and assisting with organising events for the Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership.
PA to Chief Executive, Chair and Chief Operating Officer
Alison provides a professional support service to the Chief Executive, Chief Operating Officer and Chair of Cheshire and Warrington LEP Board.
Growth Director - CSC
John joined Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership as Growth Director for the Cheshire Science Corridor in February 2017.
Transport and Investment Director
Roy is responsible for the work programme to maintain and update the Transport Strategy, and associated action plans and evidence base, which support the LEP’s Strategic Economic Plan (SEP).
Pledge Lead
Trevor Leads the Cheshire and Warrington Pledge which puts employers at the heart of inspiring the next generation.
Pledge Facilitator
Co-ordinating activities for the Northwich and Winsford Pledge to bring employers and young people together.
Pledge Facilitator
Working as the Pledge Facilitator for Middlewich, Sandbach, Alsager, Congleton and Holmes Chapel, coordinating activities to bring employers and young people together.
Pledge Facilitator
Seconded to the team working as the Pledge Facilitator for the Warrington Pledge coordinating activities to bring employers and young people together.
Pledge Facilitator
Working as the Pledge Facilitator for the Chester and Ellesmere Port Pledge coordinating activities to bring employers and young people together.
Pledge Facilitator
Working as the Pledge Facilitator for the Macclesfield Pledge coordinating activities to bring employers and young people together.
Pledge Facilitator
Working as the Pledge Facilitator for the Crewe and Nantwich Pledges coordinating activities to bring employers and young people together.
Enterprise Coordinator
Working on the Warrington Pledge as the Careers and Enterprise Company Enterprise Coordinator
Enterprise Coordinator
Seconded to the team from the Skills and Growth Company, working on the Crewe, Nantwich, Macclesfield, Middlewich and Sandbach Pledge.