Our board

Chairman

Paul Callaghan
Paul Callaghan CBE
Chairman, The Leighton Group

Board Directors

Professor Andrew Wathey CBE
Professor Andrew Wathey CBE
Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive, Northumbria University
Mark Thompson
Mark Thompson
Director, Ryder Architecture Ltd
Phil Steele
Phil Steele
General Manager, Eldon Square Shopping Centre
Michael Spriggs
Michael Spriggs
Chair, Invest Newcastle Advisory Board
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Mike Barker
Interim Chief Executive, Gateshead Council
Pat Ritchie
Pat Ritchie
Chief Executive, Newcastle City Council
Tim Pain
Tim Pain
Assistant Director (Innovation and Corporate Development), University of Sunderland
Anth Mooney
Anth Mooney
Director of Financial Services, Virgin Money
Andrew Moffat
Andrew Moffat CBE
Chief Executive Officer, Port of Tyne
Graeme Mason
Graeme Mason
Planning & Corporate Affairs Director, Newcastle International Airport
Robertson Kevin
Kevin Robertson
Partner & Head of Newcastle Office, Bond Dickinson LLP
Tony Lewin
Tony Lewin
Principal, Newcastle College
Louise Hunter
Louise Hunter
Director of Corporate Affairs, Northumbrian Water
Colin Hewitt
Colin Hewitt
Partner, Head of the Commercial Department, Ward Hadaway Solicitors
Andrew Fox
Andrew Fox
General Manager, Crowne Plaza Newcastle - Stephenson Quarter
Paul Callaghan
Judith Doyle
Principal and Chief Executive Officer, Gateshead College
Richard Davies
Professor Richard Davies
Pro-Vice Chancellor, Engagement and Internationalisation, Newcastle University
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Lee Charnley
Managing Director, Newcastle United
Stuart Birkett
Stuart Birkett
Managing Director, ncjMedia

Observers

Jane Tarr
Jane Tarr
Director, Organisational Resilience and Environmental Sustainability, Arts Council England, North East
Maggie Pavlou
Maggie Pavlou
Director, People Gauge Limited, representing the North East Chamber of Commerce

Chief Executive

NewcastleGateshead Initiative Chief Executive | Sarah Stewart
Sarah Stewart
Chief Executive

Company Secretary

Robin Earl
Robin Earl

Auditors

UNW LLP
UNW LLP