Emma Degg, Chief Executive of the NWBLT this week welcomed two new business leaders to the team. ‘I know that our two new members will strengthen further the expertise we have around the table at the NWBLT. URENCO are market leaders in the provision of uranium enrichment services for the civil nuclear industry. Martin Pearson,… Read more »

NWBLT Chair opens #NWInnovation 2018

Juergen Maier, Chief Executive Siemens UK, and Chairman of the North West Business Leadership Team (NWBLT) was the key note speaker at Innovation 2018 an event run by Innovation UK and in partnership with NWBLT and STFC.  The event took place today (8th Feb) and created a fantastic atmosphere for SMEs, academics, large businesses and… Read more »

Marking the Centenary of Women’s Suffrage

This week marks one hundred years since the partial political enfranchisement of women in this country. The passing of the Representation of the People Act in Parliament on the 6th February 1918 gave women over the age of 30 who met property qualifications the right to vote and sit in parliament. Despite its caveats and… Read more »

NWBLT CEO speaks at Tauheeldul Islam Girls’ High School

A group of female leaders from a different walks of life gave school pupils an insight into developing their own leadership skills to boost career prospects.  The event took place at Tauheedul Islam Girls’ High School and was its first Leadership Conference. The event brought together pupils from Years 11 to 13 at the Blackburn school… Read more »