Meet the BID board of directors

Meet the BID board of directors

At September’s Annual General Meeting the new Northampton town centre BID Board of Directors was appointed.

Chair Jessica D’Aulerio, of town centre business Tangerine Red, was reappointed Chair of the BID, with Dan Roberts from Cottons Chartered Accountants appointed Vice Chair.

A warm welcome to our new directors: Donna French, Store Manager of Marks & Spencer, Leon Decommun Dit Verron of Greggs, Miral Thakarar of The Guildhall Hotel and Peter Gaynor (Legal and General, Grosvenor Centre).

These new faces join our existing directors who are:

  • Brendan Bruder (Abbey Ross)
  • Richard Clinton (Northampton Theatres Trust Royal & Derngate)
  • Andrew Cruden (Market Square News)
  • Damian Gawal (independent)
  • Alan Harland (AK Harland)
  • Cllr Jonathan Nunn (Northampton Borough Council)
  • Jake Richardson (Richardson Group)
  • Andrea Smith (Franklins Solicitors)
  • John Sheinman (Sheinman Opticians)
  • Gavin Willis (Gavin Willis Creative Marketing Ltd)

The BID board of directors are all volunteers from a representative range of town centre sectors and are responsible for the governance and monitoring of the BID and for working with the BID team team to deliver the BID Business Plan.

If you are a town centre business and BID levy payer and would like to get more involved please contact the BID Manager Chris Barker by emailing or speak to one of our town centre BID Hosts.