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.


31/03/2015 Full steam ahead as work begins at £12.5M Bombardier testing site

D2N2 Chief Executive David Ralph has welcomed the start of work on a £12.5 million building to test new London Crossrail trains built by Bombardier of Derby. The new 10,400 square metre building at Bombardier’s Litchurch Lane site in Derby - designed by Nottingham architects CPMG and being built by contractor Balfour Beatty...

30/03/2015 Derbyshire goes digital at free internet marketing conference

The D2N2 Growth Hub team will be at the Digital Derbyshire Conference and Expo 2015 next month (April), supporting its mission to update businesses with all the latest information on the rapidly changing world of internet marketing and technology. Places are still available for small businesses to learn how to market and advertise their...

27/03/2015 First D2N2 Rural Conference helps plant the seeds of business growth

Food and drink manufacturers, holiday home owners, tourist attraction managers, and those running ‘low carbon’ and hi-tech firms turned out in force for the first ever D2N2 Rural Means Business Conference. Around 100 people attended the free event held at the RCAN (Rural Community Action Nottinghamshire) Newstead Centre, in...

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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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