Meet the Board

Gordon Page CBE DL (Chair)

Jim Andrews (Higher Education Representative)

Chief Operating Officer, Bournemouth University

Emma Hunt

Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Arts University Bournemouth 


Andrea Smith (Housing)

Director and Management Consultant, Mikand


John Sutcliffe (Enterprise Zone / Inward Investment)

Head of Strategic Development, Atlas Elektronik 


Andrew Wickham 

Managing Director of Go South Coast












John Beesley FIH

Leader, Bournemouth Unitary Council


Alison Moore (Small Business Representative / Dorset Growth Hub)


Gary Suttle 

Leader of Purbeck District Council 





Nigel Evans
 (Further Education Representative)

Principal, Weymouth College 

Luke Rake (Rural Enterprise)

Principal and Chief Executive – Kingston Maurward College



Richard Smith (Tourism)

Director, The Tank Museum

Sara Uzzell 








Kim Slowe


Jim Stewart (Transport Champion)

Chief Executive, Poole Harbour Commissioners

Janet Walton

Leader of the Council, Borough of Poole 





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