Changes to personnel
Contact details for the Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership have changed with immediate effect following the resignation of Jeremy Filmer Bennett due to medical reasons.
Liz Waugh will be taking over the Chief Executive role on an interim basis, supported by Clive Turner, until a new post holder is recruited.
The Partnership would like to thank Jeremy Filmer-Bennett for his sterling work in setting up Heart of the South West and setting firm foundations for the future; we wish him the very best for a speedy recovery.
Call 01752 847135 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Business Forum update
Meetings of the Business Forum Executive Group are going well since the inaugural meeting in January.
Having identified key priorities, the group are working on tackling issues such as overcoming planning barriers, accessing finance, skills development, coordination of business support and raising the profile of HotSW.
The Forum, which consists of a range of business representatives from across the area, are keen to ensure that the Business Forum provides a strong supportive role that adds value to the work and success of the LEP.