Paul Forrest
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Paul Forrest

Paul is currently Head of Research at the West Midlands Economic Forum (WMEF), and a Visiting Professor of Economic Analysis at Birmingham City University. Prior to establishing the WMEF, Paul worked globally as an economist for over 20 years in the City Of London, for British, Japanese and Russian financial institutions. He also had a short spell as an advisor to...

Andy Street
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Andy Street

Andy joined John Lewis as a graduate trainee in 1985 after being turned down by Marks & Spencer. He spent his entire career there, becoming Managing Director of John Lewis in 2007. During his time, he oversaw a 50% increase in gross sales to over £4.4bn, a doubling in the number of stores and the...

Paul Kehoe
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Paul Kehoe

Paul is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Birmingham International Airport, the UK’s third largest airport outside London, handling more than 11 million passengers a year. He joined Birmingham Airport as CEO in 2008 and has overseen the biggest transformation in its history. Paul started his career as an RAF air traffic controller before moving...