The NWBLT brings together leaders of national and international businesses with substantial commitments and interests in the North West of England. Working together we seek to lead, inspire and harness the power of business to help deliver sustainable prosperity for our region.


To make the North West the UK’s best region in which to do business, work and live for generations to come.


  • Championing a clear, distinctive and inspirational vision for the region’s long-term future;
  • Articulating the view of major business leaders on key issues which make a real difference to the region’s economy to local, regional and national decision makers;
  • Shining a light upon innovation and best practice and encouraging collaboration across the North West;
  • Exercising and promoting responsible business leadership.