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Growth Company & GM Local Enterprise Partnership Business Webinar; Building Back better

About this event

This second in the Build Back Better webinar series will hear from Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham; Lou Cordwell, Co-Chair of the Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership; Mark Hughes, Chief Executive of the Growth Company and facilitated by John Quinton-Barber, Founder & Chief Executive of Social.

It will provide more insight into Greater Manchester’s emerging Build Back Better narrative for economic recovery from the coronavirus crisis.

Topics likely to be covered include:

  • Emerging thinking on Build Back Better
  • Business engagement to date – how people can get involved
  • What it means now/what you can do to prepare
  • Updating your business plan and mission statement for Build Back Better
  • Building better employee status: increasing diversity and the fair economy
  • Achieving low carbon
  • Building digital strength

Hosted by: John Quinton-Barber Founder & Chief Executive, Social 


  • Mark Hughes, Chief Executive, The Growth Company
  • Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester
  • Lou Cordwell, Co-Chair of Greater Manchester LEP

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    Andy Burnham

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    Lou Cordwell

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    Mark Hughes

  • Team member
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    John Quinton-Barber Founder @ Social

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