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February 2016 - Northern Powerhouse

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...

‘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,...

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,...

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...

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...

‘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)...

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...