Claire Braithwaite, Tech Advisor to the Manchester Growth Company
Dr Fiona Charnley, Lecturer in Sustainable Product and Service Design within the Centre for Competitive Creative Design (C4D) at Cranfield University
Vanessa O'Conenell, DONG Energy
Roy set up his own business at 22, winning media awards for the individual businesses and Granda TV Entrepreneur Award. He led Merseyside TEC as Deputy CEO and Operations Director. Since 1999 he has worked as Chairman, Non Exec and Consultant to growth companies in both the public and private sector
Dr Adam Marshall – Acting Director General, British Chambers of Commerce has represented the interests of accredited Chambers of Commerce and their business members in Whitehall, Westminster and Brussels since July 2009.
Debbie Ryan is Director of Partnerships at the Social Stock Exchange
Asif Moghal, Manufacturing Industry Manager, Autodesk
Chris Brady is Director for the Centre for Sports Business at Salford University.
Amanda Jacks, Football Supporters Federation.
Chris Kutarna is a two-time Governor General's Medallist, a Sauvé Fellow and Commonwealth Scholar, and a Fellow of the Oxford Martin School with a doctorate in Chinese politics from the University of Oxford
Sue Wright, Premier Legends.
Jude Kelly is Artistic Director of Southbank Centre.