Nicholas is one of our team of Growth Hub Business Relationship Managers. With a background in agriculture and a farm in Northumberland, now run by two of his sons, he joined the LEP in January 2019.
Following a complete change of career some 20 years ago, Nick has previously worked for Business Link in Northumberland, for NYCC as an Agricultural Diversification/Development Officer and ran his own Rural Consultancy business with his wife, Sue. Within this, the work has included projects for One Northeast, the Soil Association and CPRE as well as a number of private clients in North Yorkshire. He has worked for Yorkshire Forward on the RDPE Delivery Team and for Tees Valley Rural Community Council on the rollout of Broadband and the steering group for the Tees Valley Business Compass growth hub.
Outside of work Nick enjoys gardening, dog walking and cooking.