Invest in the Region

If you are looking to invest to relocate or expand your business, Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire have a compelling offer to support you to invest and grow.

The D2N2 Board

To learn more about the D2N2 LEP policies on:

Paper copies of each individual board member's declarations of interests are available on request.


To learn more about any of the D2N2 Board Members and view any declarations of interest they have, click their photo below.

D2N2 Chair Peter Richardson

Peter Richardson - Chair

Jon Collins Nottingham City Council

Councillor Jon Collins - Nottingham City Council

Peter Gadsby Ark Capital

Peter Gadsby - Ark Capital

Ranjit Banwait

Councillor Ranjit Banwait - Derby City Council

David Williams

David Williams - 3W Growth (also Chair of the D2N2 Growth Hub Project Board)

Ian Morgan Wellglade Group

Ian Morgan OBE - Wellglade Group


Cllr Robert Wheeler - South Derbyshire District Council

Andrew Pickin

Andrew Pickin - 

Roger Blaney

Councillor Roger Blaney - Newark & Sherwood District Council

Melanie Ulyatt

Melanie Ulyatt - One to One Support Services

(D2N2 Board representative for SME engagement)

Professor Edward Peck

Professor Edward Peck - Nottingham Trent University

David Williams Geldards LLP

David Williams - Geldards LLP

Dawn Ward CBE - Burton and South Derbyshire College

Dawn Ward CBE - Burton and South Derbyshire College

Dawn Ward CBE - Burton and South Derbyshire College

Councillor Kay Cutts - Nottinghamshire County Council

Cllr Barry Lewis

Councillor Barry Lewis - Derbyshire County Council

Jane Howson June 2017

Jane Howson: Chief Executive, Autism East Midlands

Dates of D2N2 Board Meetings (2017)

January 20

March 10

May 19

July 12

September 26

November 8