Opportunity to lead the Worcestershire LEP board

The board are seeking an individual to join who is:

  • Strategic thinker with a proven track record of organisational leadership or change management in a leadership role
  • Able to inspire those around them through their energy and enthusiasm
  • Entrepreneurial spirits, demonstrating creative and innovative thinking
  • Strong communicator with experience of using varied media tools
  • Resilient and have the tenacity to see things through

Mark Stansfeld, former Chair of the Worcestershire LEP stepped down having successfully completed his term of office. The news was shared at the Worcestershire LEP board meeting on 5 April 2022 and Mark officially left the organisation in early May.

Julie Snell has become Interim Chair of the board until a new chair is recruited.

Mark was a key driving force for the Worcestershire LEP, guiding the LEP for over half a decade, overseeing delivery of some fantastic achievements for Worcestershire.

Mark Stansfeld, Former Chair of the Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership, said: “There is now an exciting chance for a new chair to join the Worcestershire LEP, I encourage any local business leaders to enquire to find out more about how you could lead the Worcestershire LEP forward to continue our work towards making Worcestershire a connected, creative, dynamic economy for all.”

Those interested in the chair position can find out more and enquire via the website here. On this website there is more information about the qualities and skills being looked for by the Worcestershire LEP board.