Chamber welcomes new Director of Business Engagement & Development

The Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce are proud to announce the appointment of new Director of Business Engagement & Development, Robert Elliot.

Robert brings with him a wealth of business experience and expertise and has been working with businesses within the region for 30 years. Most recently, Robert was President of Solihull Chamber of Commerce.

Of his appointment, Robert said: “It is with excitement and determination that I am delighted to be joining the Chamber team.  To join a team that represents 1400 members and has 180 years of experience in engaging, influencing and connecting businesses and organisations is an honour.

“I have been working with businesses in the region for 30 years and most recently was part of the transformation of Stone Manor Hotel in North Worcestershire.  Over the last two years I have been President of Solihull Chamber of Commerce and as such have a clear understanding of the needs and priorities of our most important stakeholder, our members.

“Herefordshire and Worcestershire has a rich and diverse mix of environments, businesses, and groups. Many of which are supported by the Chamber.  I thoroughly look forward to meeting the Patron Members, stakeholders and partners and collectively providing value and growth in a sustainable and forward-thinking way.”

On welcoming Robert to the Chamber, Sharon Smith, CEO, said: “We are delighted to welcome Robert to the Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce. Using his bank of business knowledge and expertise we are excited to see the support Robert can provide to businesses across the two counties.”

If you are interested in Membership, you can find out more information here hwchamber.co.uk/membership.