Economic Prosperity Board Members


Mr Mike Bridge

Assistant Director for West Yorkshire

Yorkshire Forward

Ms Shirin Borrett

Partnership Manager

Business Link Yorkshire

Cllr Peter Box


Wakefield Council

Cllr Mark Crowther

Leader of Conservatives

Wakefield Council

Mr Kevin Dodd

Chief Executive

Wakefield District Housing

Mr Marcus Dyson

Managing Director


Mr Mike Firth

Partnership Director


Mr Jeremy Garside

Managing Partner

Chadwick Lawrence

Ms Sue Griffiths


Wakefield College

Ms Janice Haigh


Wakefield District Federation of Small Businesses

Mr John Kenealy


Wakefield Express

Mr John Horvath

Group General Manager

Cedar Court Hotels

Mr Mark Ridgway

Managing Director

Group Rhodes

Ms Joanne Roney

Chief Executive

Wakefield Council

Mr Mohan de Silva

Chief Executive

first Wakefield District Development Agency

Mr Keith Swindell

Financial Controller

Ardagh Glass

Mr Ian Hunter

West Yorkshire District Manager

Jobcentre Plus

Mr Andy Wallhead

Director Regeneration, Culture & Sport

Wakefield Council

Ms Margaret Wood

Managing Director

ICW (UK) Ltd

Mr Jim Wren

Chief Executive

Strata Homes

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