Sarabjeet Soar: Director

Sarabjeet has worked in Economic Development for over 22 years at local and national levels, rising to Chief Executive for Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire partnership Ltd – an economic development partnership with responsibility for strategic co-ordination of Economic Development for the sub-region.

He led the establishment of several innovative grant, loan and equity programmes to support restructuring and growth, including CAF. Since leaving the Partnership in 2005 Sarabjeet set up his own business, ITM Economic Development. He also served on several Boards including venture funds, universities, and public/private partnerships and has been advisor to government on finance for business.

Sarabjeet was awarded an OBE for services to Business in the West Midlands in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in June 2003.