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Growth Works team

Bev Hurley CBE

Strategic Lead,
Growth Coaching

Bev has a wealth of first-hand experience of growing several successful businesses and overcoming the challenges of the key tipping points of the scale-up journey.

Gareth Preece

Strategic Lead,
Growth Works with Skills

Gareth has worked with companies of all shapes and sizes, across all sectors, providing insight, advice and solutions for issues related to training, recruitment and employment regulation.

Rebecca Bekkenutte

Managing Director
Inward Investment

Rebecca is responsible for leading a highly skilled and well-connected team to identify, attract and retain sustainable and high growth inward investment opportunities into the CPCA region from around the world.

Rosa del Campo

Head of Inward Investment
Inward Investment

Rosa is an economic development professional with extensive experience in Foreign Direct Investment, trade, business development and corporate relations.

Martin Johnson

Programme Director
Growth Coaching

Martin has a corporate background in Cisco, HP and Ascend specialising in sales, channel and business development across EMEA.

Dr. Liz Ratcliffe

Senior Marketing Advisor

Liz brings over 20-years of experience of marketing, ranging from creating brand and marketing strategies with measurable returns, to content creation, PR and marketing research. She has five global awards from the Chartered Institute of Marketing, a PhD and is a qualified Project Manager (APMP).

Stephen Goddard

Senior Growth Advisor

An experienced business development, sales and marketing professional with a broad knowledge of the accounting, banking and legal sectors.

Margaret Hulme

Grants Manager

Margaret has more than 30 years of practical experience in grant management and programme development and delivery across the charity sector.

Maxine Palmer

Business Growth Coach

Maxine is a Senior Growth Advisor, bringing a wealth of experience as a leader, particularly in the management of teams, optimising performance to continually meet and exceed objectives and improved turnover.

Gary Parker

High Growth Network Manager

During a career spanning 30 years Gary has held senior roles within professional membership organisations, awarding bodies and International blue-chip firms including City & Guilds, the Chartered Management Institute, the Engineering Employers Federation, and Ernst & Young.

Chris George MCMI

Growth Hub Manager and Advisor

Chris has over 25 years of leadership experience in sales and marketing in the multinational automotive industry and public and private sector businesses dealing with high net worth clients across Europe.

Lianne Noy

Marketing Advisor

Lianne has over 10 years of experience in developing brand and marketing strategies on local, national and international levels, leading multi-channel communications campaigns.

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