Our Sponsors

Leeds City Region

The Leeds City Region’ Enterprise Partnership (LEP) supports businesses in Leeds City Region that want to grow. Businesses contacting the LEP Growth Service can access support available from the LEP and their wider network of partners. From start-ups and early stage companies, to support to develop new products and processes through the LEP’s newest programme, Access Innovation – businesses are encouraged to visit our stand.

The LEP works in partnership with the West Yorkshire Combined Authority to support growing businesses. Support is also available for companies who want to invest in digital, explore opportunities to trade overseas, develop the skills of their staff, take on an apprentice, adopt sustainable travel and save money through more efficient use of energy, water and waste.

To find out more call 0113 348 181818 or email businessgrowth@the-lep.com


RSM is a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services to middle market leaders, globally. With around 3,500 partners and staff in the UK and access to more than 43,000 people in over 120 countries across the RSM network, we can meet our clients’ needs wherever in the world they operate.


Allied Irish Bank (GB) is a sector focused commercial bank that specialises in delivering relationship driven service with particular expertise in supporting the growth of medium to large scale businesses across the Manufacturing sector.


EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, is dedicated to the future of manufacturing. Having the right skills is vital for the future of our industry and we are dedicated to developing the workforce of today and of the future.

The Works Recruitment

Working hard to match the right talent and skills with business for over 26 years in Yorkshire. A new era has dawned with a culturally diverse workplace delivering interesting, worthwhile careers, supported and strengthened through learning and development to ensure our manufacturing in the North is fit for the future. Our young people deserve the best work opportunities from a manufacturer. The Works have signposted many parents, grandparents, families and friends to make those career choices, and we love it!