Meet the Team

All members of the team have a region remit covering partnership working relating to all areas of the business and a sector specialist area that they lead on a national basis.

Ian Carlier

Head of Partnerships & Development

Cross Divisions

Laura Flannery

North West & Wales

Commercial & Employability

Andrew Tucker

North East, Yorkshire & Humber, Scotland


Victoria Gibbard

London, East of England & South East

Enterprise & Communities

Claire Nicholls

West Mercia & South West

Justice & Communities

Simon Parker

East & West Midlands


We are passionate about building a better society, transforming people’s lives through skills and employment.

Our true strength lies in a collaborative approach, working in partnership so that we can truly understand and navigate social and economic factors at a regional level.

Ian Carlier – Head of Partnerships & Development

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