Jenny Hartley (Moderator)

Director, Invest Newcastle

About this speaker

A passionate and experienced trade and inward investment professional, working across multi-stakeholder groups to attract new investment and build on existing investment in Newcastle, the North East and the wider Northern region. 

Years of experience in managing overseas offices and FDI lead generation contracts across markets such as Japan, USA, India, Germany, France, Sweden and Norway. 

Working across multiple industry sectors but with a recent focus on technology-led projects.

Projects include globally recognised brands as well as start-up enterprises. Involvement entails initial location promotion through creation of a compelling value proposition, inward visit programmes and shortlisting of locations to final decision.

Experience of organising and running large international trade delegations and hosting incoming investment missions.

Core competencies: Trade; FDI; Project Management; Proposition Development; People Management (global markets); International Business Development, Regional Tech & Digital Strategy


Technology and a manifesto for change

19 June 2023, 04:00 PM
Jenny Hartley (Moderator) Henry Kippin Neil Ross Cate Kalson