HL Deb 24 November 2004 vol 667 c6WS
Lord Sainsbury of Turville

My honourable friend the Minister for Industry and the Regions (Jacqui Smith) has made the following Statement.

I would like to inform Members of the House that, as part of a rolling programme of appointments, I have decided to appoint three new board members to Advantage West Midlands. The new appointees will take up their positions on 14 December 2004 and their names are set out below.

The new board members will replace members whose terms of office end in December this year, and they will bring experience from business, trade unions and local authorities.

Decisions on the appointments have been made following open competition in accordance with the guidelines set down in the Commissioner for Public Appointments code of practice, and following consultation with key national and regional players.

AWM (New Members)

  • Sue Prince
  • Diane Rayner
  • Gerard Coyne