Congratulations to our Managing Director, Wendy Dean following her Appointment to the Board of the Local Enterprise Partnership

The Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Local Enterprise Partnership has appointed four new members to its board and executive group including our Founder and Managing Director Wendy Dean.

Wendy will bring a wealth of invaluable experience to the role from setting up the Strategi Solutions Group just over two years ago, to over 25 years working in senior HR Management positions that includes overseeing a culture change programme as HR director at Newcastle firm ANC Parcels, which later became part of the FedEx group, then moving to Steelite International as group HR director, where she led its ‘Stepping Up To The Plate’ change programme.

Wendy is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and the Institute of Leadership and Management, is chair of Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce employment and skills forum and is a passionate supporter of women in business.

Wendy Dean commented: “I am delighted to be part of the Local Enterprise Partnership. I believe that I can add huge value from my experience working in industry and through experiencing first hand the challenges of setting up a new business. I passionately believe in raising skill levels. It is incredibly important that businesses and education work together to prepare young people for the world of work, and to promote continuing learning and aspiration in the workplace.”