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:

Local Authorities:

Education Providers:

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.

Whitehall meets Greater Brighton – day two

Greater Brighton leaders have hailed a visit from leading Whitehall officials as the next step in generating millions of pounds of investment to the City Region. Leading officials from the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and Department of... read more

Whitehall meets Greater Brighton – day one

Influential Whitehall civil servants are on a two day fact-finding mission to Greater Brighton and are being told: We are getting on with business but can do even more with your help. The Greater Brighton Economic Board (GBEB) is hosting the event hoping the officials... read more