South West Business Council June Conference Highlights

South West Business Council June Conference Highlights

Friday’s South West Business Council Conference was delivered through a collaboration with the British Youth Council to ensure that we heard the youth voice on two specific policy items, Transforming Education and Protecting the Environment.   For our Spotlight on the...

South West Business Council March Conference Highlights

South West Business Council March Conference Highlights

At our March conference, we welcomed our new CEO, Paul Coles, and said “au revoir” to Dr Robin Daniels. “Au revoir” because we will be working with Robin as we grow our work around Natural Capital, which is rapidly expanding. Turning to traditional forms of capital,...

SWBC are on the hunt for a new Chief Executive

SWBC are on the hunt for a new Chief Executive

Twenty years to the month since it was founded, the South West Business Council has been consolidating its progress and is seeking a new chief executive. The organisation, which has been ably served by Dr Robin Daniels in his capacity as interim chief executive, has...

SWBC Vacancy – Chief Executive

SWBC Vacancy – Chief Executive

Salary in the region of £36,000 (part-time) with potential for bonus The South West Business Council is the economic partnership for the South West of the UK. We shine a spotlight on regional capabilities that are ahead of the field nationally and around the world,...

RIP Michael Dunn

RIP Michael Dunn

"It is with great sadness that South West Business Council has learnt of the death of Michael Dunn. Michael, apart from being a great friend to many of the Council’s Board of Directors, was a huge figure in the regional business community. He was a passionate...

Covid19 Taskforce

Covid19 Taskforce

In response to the challenges facing businesses around the region, SWBC has launched a COVID19 Taskforce to help mitigate the impact on businesses as far as possible. We have brought together firms of lawyers and accountants, in addition to banking, corporate real...

SWBC supports the Coast Path

SWBC supports the Coast Path

The South West Business Council (SWBC) have today announced that their partner charity 2019-20 will be the South West Coast Path Association. This recognises the value and importance of the South West Coast Path National Trail to the region’s economy and role of the...