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Colbea is pleased to announce that Simon Mead has now assumed the role of Colbea’s Interim CEO Colbea. Simon has joined Colbea from Cambridge Wireless, a leading technology community of over 400 companies, where he also held a CEO position.

 

Having worked in pivotal senior roles within the East of England since 1994, Simon brings a wealth of knowledge of working with businesses of all sectors and sizes, with a particularly strong background in sales and marketing.

 

Simon’s career has given him extensive experience of working with local government, health, other public services and in various areas of the not-for-profit sector, as well as working in partnership with key business leaders in the region.

 

Looking ahead to the new role, Simon commented: “I have worked alongside and in association with Colbea on a number of occasions and have always been impressed with the professionalism and drive that the team are able to bring to business support in the region.”

 

“Colbea’s facilities and training programmes are tailored to help early-stage businesses and SMEs, playing a key part in Colchester’s economic infrastructure and throughout Essex. I am looking forward to helping Colbea achieve its goals and to continue the great work done by Ashleigh and her team.”

 

We are proud to introduce Simon to as the latest member of the Colbea team and welcome his support as we endeavour to provide exceptional business support across Essex.

 

Please feel free to introduce yourself to Simon when you see him around the Centres as he is very keen to meet with all tenants.

 

Welcome Simon, to the #ColbeaCommunity.

Simon Mead

Simon Mead

Colbea CEO

 

“Colbea’s facilities and training programmes are tailored to help early stage businesses and SMEs, playing a key part in Colchester’s economic infrastructure and throughout Essex. I am looking forward to helping Colbea achieve its goals and to continue the great work done.”