We’re a diverse and dynamic team brought together because of a common goal – to improve the economic future of North East England.
Our work is developed by our Steering Group of prominent members of the business support community and shaped by the partner businesses we work with.
- Alan Welby, Innovation Director, North East LEP
- Jason Hobbs, Chief Executive, North East Fund
- Paul McEldon, Chief Executive, North East BIC
- Lee Viney, Regional Manager, Innovate UK
- Simon Green, CEO, Innovation SuperNetwork
- Estelle Blanks, Executive Director, Innovation SuperNetwork
The Innovation SuperNetwork is part of the North East LEP’s ambitious Innovation Strategy focused on Open Innovation and Smart Specialisation and led by the Innovation Leadership Board.