Supporting you every step of the way

Our team of experts offer advice and support to help your business grow in Kent

With a wide range of expertise and experience, our team work alongside our public and private board members to create and retain jobs in Kent and Medway.

Our business advice services are confidential, impartial and completely free of charge. Boost your business by talking to one of our Kent business experts.

Contact a member of the Locate in Kent team today to discuss your future business project.

Our team of experts have helped….

over 80,000

jobs created and retained in the county since 1997

over 12,500

businesses grow or expand in the county

over 50

businesses grow or expand in the county in the last 12 months

  • Our Team
  • Our Board

Anette Hufnagl, Head of Business Intelligence

Anette is responsible for all aspects of Data Analysis and Insights as well as management of the Property Portal. Her analytical and research skills bring a flow of vital information into the team.

Sarah Bittorf, Marketing Manager

With agency experience in all aspects of digital marketing, Sarah co-ordinates marketing for Locate in Kent including our website, social media and digital advertising.

Karima Kamel, Business Development Manager

With a focus on project management across all business sectors, Karima, a native Dutch speaker, takes the lead in finding the right contacts and premises to meet each client’s individual needs.

Catherine Igoe, Business Development Manager

Catherine has strong experience in economic development, inward investment, financial services and marketing and promotion which helps her understand our clients’ needs.

Charles Hutchings-Lawrence, Business Development Manager

Helen Minns, Data Executive

Helen provides executive support to the business intelligence team working on the Property Portal and in managing key data analysis and research.

Kiera George

Kiera is currently pursuing a Chartered Manager degree at Canterbury Christ Church University. With a keen interest in Marketing, she brings a fresh perspective and a passion for driving success in our projects.

David Brooks Wilson, Chairman of Locate in Kent and Director and Chair of Kent Developers Group

As the longest-standing member of the Board, David has vast experience in property development and investment as CEO of Noble Wilson Ltd.

David Smith, Adviser to the Board

Bringing a wealth of investment and local government knowledge, David acts as an Adviser to the Board.

Nick Fenton, Chairman of The Kent Housing and Development Group

As a long-standing Board member Nick has grown the influential The Kent Housing and Development Group bringing experience from his senior positions within the construction industry.

Andrew Griggs, Non-Executive Director

Andrews brings with him a wealth of knowledge in corporate finance, acquisitions and strategic business advice.

Marsha Marriner, Non-Executive Director

Marsha Marriner, is a Partner and Head of Commercial Property with Whitehead Monckton, one of the largest law firms in Kent.

Adam Bryan, Non-Executive Director

The newest member of our board, Adam joined Medway Council in August 2021, becoming the Director of Place, having been the Chief Executive at the South East Local Enterprise Partnership, overseeing significant regeneration projects across the region.

Speak to one of our advisors now to find out how our service can help you

Catherine Igoe, Business Development Manager
Direct: +44 (0)1732 520700

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