Co-operatives North West is the regional network of co-operative enterprise in the North West of England. Over 350 co-operatives make a substantial contribution to the region's economic and social life, with turnover of £2,104 million and 15,000 jobs. Co-operatives North West vision is to promote, develop and sustain a thriving regional co-operative economy and community.
Co-operatives North West has 5 objectives, of which Objectives 3 and 4 are of the highest priority.
Co-operatives North West Limited is an independent organisation with a democratically elected board from member businesses and organisations with a responsibility to represent and promote the sector.
The Board, which is elected at the Annual General Meeting, meets regularly to determine the strategy and activities of the Regional Co-operative Council. The Board is made up from diverse constituents including retail co-operatives, worker co-operatives, financial and housing co-operatives, and co-operative development organisations.
|Lawrence Beedle||Unicorn Grocery|
|Andrew Jessop||Secretary||Rochdale Social Enterprise and Co-operative Forum|
|Bill Knowles||Social Enterprise and Co-operative Development Ltd|
|Dawn Vear||Treasurer||UK Credit Unions Ltd|