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Solent LEP welcomes Hampshire Councillor to Board of Directors

11 October 2019

In a second week of announcements regarding new Board directors, we have appointed Councillor Judith Grajewski from Hampshire County Council to be a Local Authority Director. Councillor Grajewski is Executive Member for Public Health at Hampshire as well as also a Councillor at Eastleigh Borough Council.

Councillor Judith Grajewski is currently a director of a Hampshire-based advertising and design agency providing strategic marketing and creative support to local and national small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs). She has served as a local school governor, was a member of the Totton College Forum and is currently a governor at Eastleigh College. She is Hampshire County Council’s representative on the Partnership for South Hampshire (PfSH) Joint Management Committee.

Councillor Grajewski said of the new role: “Being part of the Solent Local Enterprise Partnership works well with my current roles as their work impacts the whole region, establishing long-term strategies and actions for future generations that live and work here. I look forward to contributing to these strategies that will benefit our community, making it an increasingly vibrant area."

Our Chair Gary Jeffries said: “We wholeheartedly welcome Councillor Grajewski to our board of directors and are delighted by the wealth of experience in a broad range of areas that she brings with her."

Councillor Grajewski is a pharmacy graduate, she practised in community pharmacy before progressing to the pharmaceutical industry where she held numerous posts in medical information, sales & marketing, sales training, and clinical research with Eli Lilly and Shire.