Sir Roger Marsh is a senior business and strategy adviser. Sir Roger is the former chair of Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP), member of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and senior partner at PWC Leeds.
During his time as chair, Sir Roger led the LEP through a period of significant transformation, securing the country’s largest Local Growth Deal settlement and bringing £1 billion of investment to the region. Sir Roger was also instrumental in agreeing the West Yorkshire devolution deal and in bringing Channel 4’s new national HQ and news centre to Leeds.
Alongside other areas, he is currently chair of the NP11 group of Northern local enterprise partnerships and the Piece Hall Trust. In addition, he is a commissioner of The Global Britain Commission.
Sir Roger was awarded an OBE in 2015 and then knighted in the queen’s birthday honours list in 2021 for services to business, economy and the community across the North. He is also a deputy lieutenant for West Yorkshire.
With the vast and wide-ranging experience that Sir Roger brings, our clients will have an additional resource to support their growth. Sir Roger will provide assistance and strategic advice around fast growth and key sectors such as technology, fintech, health-tech, etc., and, in addition, will tap into his expansive knowledge of inward investment and trade for all UK PLC traditional and growth sectors.