The Greater Brighton Economic Board is overarching, legally constituted, body behind the growth of the Greater Brighton City Region, formed in 2014 with the aim of protecting and growing the Region’s economy through creative, innovative initiatives which coordinate economic development activities and investment at City Region level.
It is made up of representatives from the principle partners:
Business Partnerships and other bodies:
The Board’s remit covers the functional economic area of the Greater Brighton City Region and it is responsible for strategic issues facing the whole of the City Region (rather than individual local projects), using an intelligence led approach to guide those opportunities which will unlock social and economic growth.
In February 2019, Cllr Garry Wall, Chairman of the Greater Brighton Economic Board, visited The Hub - a new industrial unite located just outside Burgess Hill which is the first stage in a £1 billion investment programme in the town.read more
Greater Brighton leaders have hailed the creation of a new industrial park as the first stage of a major £1 billion investment programme to transform Burgess Hill. The Mid Sussex town is the largest single growth location in the City Region with work well underway to...read more
Prosperity Through Innovation: Driving Growth Across Our Coastal Region will be the focus of a high-level summit supported by Greater Brighton. Organised by Coastal West Sussex, the event will focus on the different creative strategies and technological advances that...read more