Established in April 2014 our board supports the development of key business sectors, the co-ordination of business information and financial support to meet the needs of small and medium sized businesses, and oversees the marketing of the Humber to promote international trade and export.

The Business Development Board also developed and oversees the LEP’s Business Engagement Strategy.

The Business Development Board has published its priorities for 2017/18.

Members

The Business Development Board is chaired by Dr Paul Sewell OBE and has 15 members.

Dr Paul Sewell OBE
Richard TuplinBill WalkerCouncillor Andy BurtonCouncillor Richard HanniganDavid KilburnDavid TalbotGill AltonJames SweetingLord Haskins of SkidbyMark WebbMike PenningtonRichard StansfieldRob DaysleyTim Rix CBE

Meetings

The Business Development Board meets on a bi-monthly basis. The agendas, papers and minutes of its meetings are available to view.