The Greater Lincolnshire LEP Board of Directors maintains a strategic overview and creates the vision and direction of all LEP activity. The Directors Board are an enabling body and focus on influencing, lobbying and leading on LEP priorities.
The purpose of the Board is to identify the very high priority strategies and actions and ensure that the appropriate checks and balances are in place. The LEP Board of Directors receive expert opinion from a wide range of partners and then work with stakeholders and partners to ensure that the strategies and actions are developed and delivered.
The Greater Lincolnshire LEP Directors Board consists of 16 Directors made up from private sector business leaders and senior local authority figures. It is chaired by Ursula Lidbetter MBE, CEO of the Lincolnshire Co-operative and Chair of the national Co-operative Group.
The LEP Directors Board meets bi-monthly.
Ursula Lidbetter MBE (Chair)
Cllr Colin Davie
Lincolnshire County Council
Federation of Small Businesses / SME representative
NatWest Bank PLC
Cllr Craig Leyland
District Councils Representative
Cllr Richard Metcalfe
Public Sector - City of Lincoln Council
Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery Ltd
Professor Mary Stuart
University of Lincoln
Cllr Rob Waltham
North Lincolnshire Council
Cllr Peter Wheatley
North East Lincolnshire Council