Will MorlidgeHead of Strategy & Policy
Will Morlidge joined D2N2 in 2020. He leads the development of D2N2’s Local Industrial Strategy and on our approach to changes in government policy such as the forthcoming UK shared prosperity fund. He also leads on policy relating to social inclusion and inclusive growth, energy and sustainable development and on our approach to rural issues. He is a volunteer Enterprise Adviser with Nethergate School in Nottingham as part of our Enterprise Adviser Network programme.
He was previously Area Manager for the East at the Careers and Enterprise Company, responsible for the roll out of the Enterprise Adviser Network to over a third of the schools in England, and a board member for the Opportunity Areas in Derby and Cambridgeshire. Previously Will worked for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and was responsible for negotiating growth deals and other funding between Government and LEPs of over £100m.