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Key sectors

Building & Construction Creative, digital, film, games & media Defence & security Engineering / Advanced Engineering Environmental Science & Technology Farming, fisheries & forestry Finance Food & drink Healthcare Impact ventures / Social Impact Life Sciences & Biotech Manufacturing / Advanced Manufacturing Professional services Technology & Communications Transport & Logistics

LEAP 50 is led by Teesside University and Tees Valley Combined Authority, in partnership with Tees Valley Business Compass and Virgin StartUp, drawing from Virgin’s network of highly experienced individuals. The programme is for CEOs and businesses with strong ambitions and growth potential, and the programme demonstrates our shared goal of supporting business growth and economic prosperity across the Tees Valley.


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