An eclectic mix of business leaders from across Liverpool are working together to make sure this great city recovers from the pandemic stronger and better for all.

The Team

Colin Sinclair

Colin is the CEO of Knowledge Quarter Liverpool (KQ Liverpool), the vast urban innovation district which is home to some of the world’s most influential players in science, health, technology, education and culture, including the £1bn Paddington Village Development. He is also CEO of Sciontec Liverpool, the commercial spin out of KQ Liverpool, which operates Liverpool Science Park, manages Sensor City and is creating a world-leading innovation ecosystem across Liverpool City Region, including HEMISPHERE at Paddington Village, to help commercialise research and grow innovation-led businesses. He’s a Non Executive Director of the LCR Growth Platform and the University of Liverpool Maths School.

Colin Sinclair

Colin is the CEO of Knowledge Quarter Liverpool (KQ Liverpool), the vast urban innovation district which is home to some of the world’s most influential players in science, health, technology, education and culture, including the £1bn Paddington Village Development. He is also CEO of Sciontec Liverpool, the commercial spin out of KQ Liverpool, which operates Liverpool Science Park, manages Sensor City and is creating a world-leading innovation ecosystem across Liverpool City Region, including HEMISPHERE at Paddington Village, to help commercialise research and grow innovation-led businesses. He’s a Non Executive Director of the LCR Growth Platform and the University of Liverpool Maths School.

Donna Howitt

Donna Howitt is Place Strategy Director at Liverpool ONE following over 13 years leading the business’ marketing strategy, delivering year on year growth until 2020. She works across the business developing growth plans and strategic partnerships, including collaboration with local partners to drive the collective performance of the city. Donna chairs the Visitor Economy’s Marketing Steering Group and is a Trustee Director for the Community Foundation for Lancashire and Merseyside.

Donna Hewitt

Donna Howitt is Place Strategy Director at Liverpool ONE following over 13 years leading the business’ marketing strategy, delivering year on year growth until 2020. She works across the business developing growth plans and strategic partnerships, including collaboration with local partners to drive the collective performance of the city. Donna chairs the Visitor Economy’s Marketing Steering Group and is a Trustee Director for the Community Foundation for Lancashire and Merseyside.