About International Women’s Day Panel: ‘Levelling Up’ & Giving Women A Seat At The Table

To mark International Women’s Day Tees Valley Combined Authority is coming together with the Northern Echo to host a panel discussion around ‘Levelling Up’ and giving women a seat at the table.

We’re bringing together influential women from a range of sectors to talk about their experiences, the importance of ‘Levelling Up’ and making sure more women have a seat at the table.

Meet the panel:

  •  Julie Gilhespie- TVCA Group Chief Executive
  • Yasmin Khan – Director of Halo Project Charity and Tees Valley LEP Member for Inclusive Growth
  • Chloe Clover – Co-Founder of Wander Films, Tees Businesswoman of the Year, and Forbes 30 Under 30 listed
  • Sharon Lane – Managing Director, Tees Components
  • Asma Shaffi – Principal of Prior Pursglove and Stockton Sixth Form College – part of the Tees Valley Collaborative Trust
  • Bibi Rodgers Hunt – Supply Chain Transformation and Sustainability Lead – Quorn Foods

And our host:

  • Mike Hughes, Business & Commercial Editor of The Northern Echo


The session will be live streamed and accessible through the Tees Valley Combined Authority’s Facebook channel from 2pm on Monday 7 March, where you’ll get chance to put your questions to the panel.

Pull up your chair…

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Tees Valley Combined Authority & The Northern Echo

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Monday 7th March 2022

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