We are an independent not-for-profit organisation which runs for the benefit of our members.

Our team are passionate about business support within the Wakefield District.

The Board of Directors is made up of local business owners and decision makers who believe in business collaboration being the driving force of our local economy.

Claire Sutherley DL

Managing Director


Rachael Murphy

Executive Assistant


Gillian Kitson

Administration Assistant


Sir Rodney Walker (Chair)

Sir Rodney Walker

Clare Thornton (Vice Chair)

Partner at Thornton Jones Solicitors

Peter Molyneux (Director)

Estate Director at Nostell Estate

Dan Smith (Director)

Managing Director DSM Productions

Helen McDonald (Director)

Managing Director at Solupak Ltd

Ben Dews (Director)

Managing Director at Wowvi Video

Lucy McDonald (Advisor to the Board)

Place Manager at Wakefield First