Thoughts on the Government’s Levelling up White Paper by our chairman, Lord O’Neill.

The Government’s Levelling up White Paper is a very important step in outlining the Government’s much discussed strategy and after repeated delays, in my view, is one of first times this government has announced something stronger than anticipated. Given the underlying productivity challenges that have faced the country and especially some Read more…

Northern Gritstone announces leadership team

Northern Gritstone, a new investment company founded by the Universities of Leeds, Manchester and Sheffield (the “Founding Universities”) and established to facilitate the commercialisation of university science and technology related Intellectual Property (“IP”) in the north of England, today announces the appointment of Lord Jim O’Neill as Non-Executive Chairman and Read more…