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February 2016 - Northern Powerhouse

‘Complexity’ is fuel for this new man in the driving seat

Click to access article as a .pdf By Mike Cowley A Yorkshireman who was a key player on the team that set up TransPennine Express (TPE)...

Confidence builds – with caution

Click to access article as a .pdf By Neil Tague As the property industry prepares to gather in Cannes for MIPIM, the world’s largest property convention,...

Real added value… of faster, more effective local decision-making

Click to access article as a .pdf By Charlie Carroll Were evidence needed that the North of England is a corporate finance powerhouse, consider that the...

Wanted: a tighter focus on North’s economic driver

Click to access article as a .pdf By Mike Cowley Top row, left to right: „„ Professor Koen Lamberts is vicechancellor of the University of York and...

The ‘pessimist’ who brings realism and track record to the powerhouse vision

Click to access article as a .pdf By Mike Cowley As a Northern businessman who took a failing Manchester-based business and turned it into a global...

‘Not a place but a project’

Click to access article as a .pdf Deloitte-hosted discussion looks at the powerhouse’s raison d’être and its future. In on the discussion (from left)… „„ Sandy Needham, chief executive,...

It’s power to the people: minister

Click to access article as a .pdf Whither the powerhouse? The Government minister with relevant responsibility, James Wharton, above, is grilled by Mike Cowley. What is the Northern powerhouse? There...