Friday October 27th 2017

Sheffield BID confirms new Board members

On 26th October 2017 Sheffield BID held its second annual general meeting where Members were asked to elect and/or re-elect members of the BID Board.

We are now pleased to confirm that the following individuals have been appointed to serve the BID as non-executive directors until October 2019 when the Board will once again rotate.

  • Professional Services: John Baddeley, Director, Wake Smith Solicitors (re-elected 2017)
  • Leisure & Culture: Daniel Bates, Chief Executive, Sheffield Theatres and City of Sheffield Theatres Trust (re-elected 2017)
  • Independent Business: Nick Beecroft, Director, HLM Architects
  • Open Seat: Gail Gibbons, Chief Executive, Sheffield Futures
  • Transport: Ben Gilligan, Director of Public Transport, South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive
  • Retail: Tom Holmes, Head of Branch at John Lewis, Sheffield (re-elected 2017)
  • Night-time economy: Mark Hobson, Managing Director, Corporation
  • Education: Richard McGloin, Director, Sheffield Hallam University
  • Office: Simon Nevill, Associate Director, Ove Arup Limited (re-elected 2017)
  • Open Seat: Dr Kate Platts, Finance Director, The Sheffield College
  • Retail: Amanda Phillips, Jones Lang LaSalle (The Moor Management)
  • Education: Dr Sarah Want, Director of Regional Engagement and Partnerships, The University of Sheffield
  • Food & Restaurant: Kane Yeardley, Managing Director, True North Brew Company

Remaining board members not subject to retirement are:

  • Superintendent Shelley Hemsley, South Yorkshire Police
  • Councillor Mazher Iqbal, Sheffield City Council
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