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Ian Carlier
Chief Executive Officer

Ian has been working in organisational, economic and people development for over 30 years through running his own business interests, along with strategic director roles in organisations contracting with public and private sector clients.

Matt Dooley
Chief Operating Officer

Matt has overseen 75,000+ Business Start-ups in his 13-year career to date and has an in-depth knowledge regarding the self-employment sector and policy.

Frank Lavery
Regional Enterprise Manager - North West

Frank has been successfully working to support business Start-up and Growth programmes across Greater Manchester in partnership with Local Authorities, Housing Associations, Prime Contractors and community groups for over 15 years.

Victoria Gibbard
Regional Enterprise Manager - South

Victoria has worked within the Welfare to Work Sector for over eight years, delivering a number of employability and skills contracts for numerous funders

Anne Kennedy
Leadership & Management Partner

Anne has been supporting organisations for over 25 years across both the public and private sectors, to drive a customer focused culture through excellent leadership.

Rob Underhay
Enterprise & Business Support Partner

With over 15 year’s experience, Rob has launched and changed many market-leading companies and helped hundreds of entrepreneurs.

Karen Kirby
Human Resource Partner

Karen’s specialism is human resources, training & development but has also worked in business support, providing advice to start-ups for the last 20 years

Jonathan Earwaker
IT Partner

Jonathan is an experienced IT Support professional with an established track record in the delivery of a wide range of IT services to SMEs, charitable organisations and public bodies.