Behind the Be the Business movement is a unique team of passionate colleagues, expert business leaders from some of the UK’s most successful companies, and dedicated ambassadors. We’re all here to help business leaders realise their productivity potential.
The Be the Business team
At Be the Business, we have one thing in common – we're working hard to help leaders of small and medium-sized businesses boost productivity and improve the UK’s economy overall.
Anthony is always looking to apply his skills as an entrepreneur to find opportunities for us to innovate and grow so that we can help even more businesses transform their productivity..Connect with Anthony Impey
Helen keeps the boat afloat and focuses on building good processes and problem solving with the team to make things happen, all to ensure we put our funding to best use..Connect with Helen Wright
Director of strategic partnerships
Helen leads our strategic partnership team with the mission of bringing the resources of the private sector to support businesses improve productivity..Connect with Helen Puddefoot
The Productivity Leadership Group
Our board, the Productivity Leadership Group, features some of the UK’s leading businesses from manufacturing (Rolls Royce, GSK) to financial and professional services (Lloyds Banking Group, McKinsey & Co), to technology (Facebook, Amazon).
Tera Allas CBE
McKinsey Center for Government
Productivity is a win-win for businesses and the people who work there, and not just financially. Well-run firms also have happier and motivated employees..
Sir Roger Carr
At BAE Systems, we have the benefit of scale, capital and the ability to attract and retain first class people. We want to share our knowledge and skills with other companies..
At Amazon we’re fully committed to helping UK firms grow productivity – particularly digital technology adoption, and we love the work Be the Businesses is doing to help make this a reality..