Leicester and Leicestershire will become one of the most productive economies in England with healthy growth, people and businesses.
Our Purpose and Objectives
The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership is a high performing LEP and our purpose is to lead and drive economic prosperity across Leicester and Leicestershire by:
Developing an evidence-based Economic Growth Strategy that identifies strengths and challenges, future opportunities and the action needed to boost productivity, earning power and competitiveness.
Allocation of funds
Identifying and developing investment opportunities; prioritising the award of local growth funding; and monitoring and evaluating the impacts of activities to improve productivity across the local economy.
Using our convening power, for example to co-ordinate responses to economic shocks; and bringing together partners from the private, public and third sectors.
Collaborating with a wide-range of local partners to act as an informed and independent voice for their area