Cumbria LEP is looking for a new Chair of the board

26 March 2018

We are looking to replace our current Chair, who is stepping down after 7 years.  As Chair of the Cumbria LEP Board, you will have the unique opportunity to help drive forward the economic agenda for Cumbria putting the needs of businesses, its residents and communities first.

We are looking for a persuasive and influential business leader who will bring direction, energy and passion to the role and build on the LEP’s reputation as the strategic leader in economic development in Cumbria. You will continue to foster positive relationships with key stakeholders and act a high-level advocate regionally, nationally and internationally. Cumbria LEP Board is establishing an even stronger Private Sector led Board, the Chair will ensure the continuation of its good work and the development of new economic plans through to 2030.

To obtain further information, please click here where you will be able to download the candidate briefing pack, and click here to apply for the role.

If you would like to discuss this role further then please contact one of our advising consultants at Penna – Nick Raper on 07715 690 463 or Anita Denton 07725 554 802.


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