MEET THE TEAM > Iain Wright

Iain served as a prominent Labour MP for Hartlepool over the past 13 years and was most recently Chair of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee.

He was Minister for Housing and Planning between 2007 and 2009 and Minister for Schools and Apprenticeships in 2009-10 and also served as Shadow Minister for Industry between 2011 and 2015.

Prior to being elected as MP for Hartlepool in 2004, Iain worked for regional development agency, One NorthEast. He began his career as a chartered accountant with Deloitte.

Iain announced his retirement from politics in April 2017. He was appointed as NEPIC’s new chief executive in June 2017.

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