- Focus on improving the skills, planning, infrastructure and communications within the wider sector in Gloucestershire.
- Promote and support the joining up of activities in this sector within an education and training context to inspire future generations.
- Work collaboratively and take into account the views of employers in the sector to ensure a collective effort to address their main challenges.
- Engage with other business groups to share ideas and widen the reach of all represented efforts.
Chair: Rob Loveday – DIT (Engineering Specialist)
GFirst LEP Board Member: Neill Ricketts - Versarien
Andrew Robinson - Arc Energy
Bob Smallwood - BASF
Mark Dash - Bosch Rexroth
Marc Begg - Cirencester Fabrications
Chris Mould - Crowe U.K LLP
Karen Woodward - Engineering UK
David Nairn - Fluid Transfer International Ltd
Ben Mannion - Hewett Recruitment
Stephen Tulip - MAKE UK
John Pattison - Mecwash Systems Ltd
Helen Harrison - Star Hydraulics Ltd
Alun James - SWMAS
Kathy Beckerleg - TBS Engineering
James Denham - The Sempre Group
Sandhya Sreekumar - Tony Gee
John Puddy - Ultra PCS