About Us

The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) was formed in May 2011.

The LLEP is a strategic body led by a Board made up of local government and business leaders as well as senior education and third sector representatives.

 

 

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The LLEP’s remit is to drive forward regeneration and growth of the local economy, by:

  • Working with Government to set out key investment priorities for Leicester & Leicestershire
  • Engaging with business, local authorities, Higher Education, Further Education, the voluntary sector and other stakeholders
  • Facilitating local partnership working and relations with national Government
  • Influencing national Government economic policy and spending
  • Investing LLEP funding and aligning partner resources
  • Through its investments, influence and activities ensure positive outcomes for the local economy