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.


07/07/2015 Manufacturer makes a move with aid of £125,000 D2N2 grant

A grant of £125,000 which helped a Derbyshire firm expand its premises is also due to create new jobs and apprenticeships. Akramatic Engineering, a well-established sub-contract sheet metal and fabrication company based in Alfreton, offers an end-to-end service, from initial design through to painting and powder coating, across a...

03/07/2015 Grand Tour Season One Officially Opens

A tourism initiative co-funded by the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership – which means visitors to Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire can benefit from special hotel rates, exclusive packages and discount passports to help them make the most of their time exploring - will hold its official opening this evening (July 3) at the Nottingham...

03/07/2015 £358million in new rail contracts set to increase Bombardier job numbers

The signing by rail manufacturer Bombardier of two major Transport for London contracts worth a total of £358million has been welcomed by the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership. The Derby-based trainmaker’s first contract is a Manufacturing and Supply Agreement (MSA) covering the design, manufacture, commissioning and...

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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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