The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership has strengthened its board with the appointment of Frank Myers.
Mr Myers, the Managing Director of Ross-on-Wye based MCP Systems Consultants Ltd, joins the LEP board as Chair of the Herefordshire Business Board, a position which he has assumed from Peter Brown. He has a broad responsibility to assist in promoting economic growth opportunities for Herefordshire, and to championing Herefordshire focused projects with the wider Marches LEP area.
Speaking of his appointment, Frank Myers said: “Having been based in Herefordshire for the last 16 years, I am passionate about the region and understand what it means to do business here.
“It is important that the private and public sectors work together for the economic vitality of the region and I am fortunate enough to have experience working in both camps. I intend to use this experience to galvanise support amongst the businesses of Herefordshire for the wider benefit of the whole region.”
Chairman of the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership, Graham Wynn added: “It is my pleasure to welcome Frank to the main Marches LEP board. He has a broad range of experience and understands what is needed to make a role on a board such as this effective.
“I have every confidence that he’ll make a valuable contribution to the Marches LEP and will serve the businesses of Herefordshire well.”