About Enterprise M3

ENTERPRISE M3 LEP drives the economic growth of the area by working with businesses, key delivery partners and central government. We translate and signpost opportunities for business and other partners including funding. We bring people, business, public and not-for-profit sectors together and share our insights and data. We do all this to make Enterprise M3 ‘the’ place to do business.

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Julia Potts joins Enterprise M3 LEP Board

Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) are delighted to announce the appointment of Julia Potts as a local authority board member. Julia, who is Leader of Waverley Borough Council, is one of four local authority representatives on the Enterprise M3 LEP board.

Julia has been a councillor in both Farnham Town Council and Waverley Borough Council since 2011. Before becoming Leader of Waverley Borough Council in 2016, she held a variety of portfolios, including Leisure, Culture and Young People, Finance, and Major Projects.  Prior to her involvement in politics, Julia had a successful 20 year career in the ‘Fast Moving Consumer Goods’ (FMCG) sector, working with Procter & Gamble and Coty Inc., the company behind major cosmetic brands like Chloe, Calvin Klein and Rimmel London, among others. She became self-employed in 2003, starting her sales, marketing and training consulting business.

Commenting on her appointment, Julia said: “I am really pleased to have joined the Enterprise M3 LEP board as a local authority representative. The LEP is playing a significant role in driving business and infrastructure growth, as well as improving the quality of life in our area. I look forward to working with other members of the board to build on the remarkable success already achieved.” 

In addition to Enterprise M3 LEP, Julia is a board member of The Farnham Maltings and The Sandy Hill Bungalow, a Trustee of Hale Cottage Trust, and Governor at Hale School & Sure Start Centre. She is also involved with Farnham Area Neighbourhood Watch and passionate about working with local residents to improve facilities and overall quality of life.