Members

Members of the APPG on Inclusive Growth are drawn from across the Houses of Parliament. For information about joining the APPG please contact Tom Hunt. The group’s officers are:
Chair

Rt Hon. Liam Byrne MP

MP for Birmingham Hodge Hill
Co-Chair

George Freeman MP

MP for Mid Norfolk
Vice Chair

Kirsty Blackman MP

MP for Aberdeen North
Vice Chair

Rt Rev. David Urquhart

Bishop of Birmingham
Vice Chair

Lord Ian Wrigglesworth

Member of the House of Lords
Vice Chair

Dame Caroline Spelman MP

MP for Meriden
Vice Chair

Rushanara Ali MP

MP for Bethnal Green and Bow
Vice Chair

Alison McGovern MP

MP for Wirral South
Treasurer

Seema Malhotra MP

MP for Feltham and Heston

Latest Content

Video: Interview with Kate Barker – Inclusive Growth

Dame Kate Barker, Chair of the Industrial Strategy Commission, talks with APPG chair Liam Byrne MP about the government's new industrial strategy.

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Video: Interview with Juergen Maier – Inclusive Growth

Juergen Maier, CEO of Siemens UK, talks with APPG chair Liam Byrne MP about how we need to use industrial policy to ensure manufacturing is Made Smarter

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Blog: We must build on our competitive regional advantages

Building on the strengths of the West Midlands “We are enjoying something of a revival in the West Midlands.  The stats for the last 3 years show that productivity in the West Midlands – measured by GVA per head – has increased by 6.8%, nearly three times higher than the national average which [...]

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Blog: How the new industrial strategy can support left behind plac

Industrial strategy needs strong independent scrutiny “You can discern strands in today’s industrial strategy that have carried on from previous governments, but nonetheless there is still a sense that new ministers have a terrible tendency to bring to a premature end the things that previous [...]

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