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Thames Gateway Kent Partnership

Board Members



Rob Bennett, Founding Partner, BBP Regeneration

The Councils

Councillor Andrew Bowles, Leader, Swale Borough Council (Vice Chairman)
Councillor John Cubitt, Leader, Gravesham Borough Council (to be confirmed)
Councillor Rodney Chambers, Leader, Medway Council
Councillor Jeremy Kite, Leader, Dartford Borough Council
Councillor Mark Dance, Cabinet Member for Economic Development, Kent County Council

The Private Sector

Kamal Aggarwal, Partner and Head of Thames Gateway Office, Thomson Snell and Passmore
Robert Goodman, General Manager of Bluewater (Land Securities Group plc)
David Simms, Land and Planning Director, LafargeTarmac
James Speck, Director of Kent Science Park

Board Observers

Government Agencies

Andrew Pearce, Area Manager - Kent & South London, Environment Agency
Naisha Polaine, Head of Area - Essex and Kent, Homes and Communities Agency

Further Education

Ann Komzolik, Managing Director - Business Services, North West Kent College

Higher Education

Professor Tom Barnes, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research & Enterprise), University of Greenwich

Member of Parliament

Rehman Chishti MP