Name: Jeff Alexander
Job title: Chief Executive
Location: Gatwick Diamond Business
Bio: Jeff Alexander is Chief Executive of Gatwick Diamond Business, a business membership organisation covering West Sussex and east Surrey. GDB is a financially and politically independent body, owned and run by its members. It helps its members to grow their businesses though regular networking events and other activities. GDB also represents the interests of members providing an united voice on the big issues that impact on the economy and business performance. Prior to joining GDB, Jeff ran his own economic development consultancy which included advising LEPs and local authorities on their economic strategies. He was formerly an Executive Director at the South East England Development Agency responsible for regional economic strategy and promoting international competitiveness. Jeff is a member of the Chichester College Group Corporation.
Title of presentation: Meeting the Skills Challenge