The Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Local Enterprise Partnership

Our vision is a more prosperous, better connected, increasingly resilient and competitive economy.

Our purpose is to support and encourage economic growth in the D2N2 region.

Our ambition is to be one of the most respected LEPs, known for our professionalism and effectiveness.

Our target is to support the creation of 55,000 jobs in D2N2 by 2023. The majority of these jobs will be in the private sector.


01/06/2015 Chancellor's pledge on Midlands as "engine for growth" welcomed by D2N2

A pledge by Chancellor George Osborne during a speech in Derby today (June 1) to help make the Midlands an "engine for growth" has been welcomed by the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership, which promotes economic growth in the area. In his first major speech since the General Election, George Osborne paid a whistle-stop tour to the Midlands...

29/05/2015 Graduating apprentices congratulated by D2N2 Chairman

Proud apprentices attending a Derbyshire Apprenticeship Graduation event were told their qualifications would see them ‘uniquely valued’ by future employers, by event guest speaker D2N2 Chairman Peter Richardson. Around 130 young people graduating with Advanced and Higher Apprenticeships attended the graduation event yesterday...

28/05/2015 Last chance to access European funding to boost entrepreneurship in D2N2 area

The chance to submit projects aimed at boosting business entrepreneurship in the D2N2 area for European funding worth a total of £12.5million closes tomorrow (Friday May 29). D2N2 – the Local Enterprise Partnership for Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire – announced in March (2015) that it had...

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LEP Board

Peter Richardson

Peter Richardson, Chair

Trevor Flecther

Trevor Fletcher, Chairman. The Hardstaff Group.

Peter Gadsby

Peter Gadsby.                  

Richard Horsley

Richard Horsley, Board Member. Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce

John Collins

Councillor Jon Collins. Leader of Nottingham City Council

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