Women in Business – an Interview with NWBLT Member, Joëlle Warren

Following on from our celebrations marking women’s suffrage earlier this month, the NWBLT is continuing the conversation with several interviews with our members and partners on the topic of gender diversity. The first of these interviews is with Joëlle Warren, Founder and Executive Chair of Warren Partners. 1. Obviously this year is a big year… Read more »

NWBLT Provide Business Insights for the GM Mayor’s Green Summit

The North West Business Leadership Team hosted a “Listening Event” on the 16th February as a part of the build up to the Mayor of Greater Manchester’s Green Summit. The Green Summit will outline the priorities set out at the various listening events to enable Manchester to achieve its ambitions of becoming a truly environmentally… Read more »


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 »