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12 October 2018

Rail Alliance Announces Launch of GBSLEP Rail Mentor Programme

GBSLEP has appointed the Rail Alliance to roll out Rail Mentor in the Greater Birmingham area in a bid to support SMEs looking for an introduction into the rail sector or to expand their existing footprint in the rail market and gain access to those organisations who have pledged support to the programme and are actively looking for new suppliers and innovation in the supply chain.

Jim Panter heads up the Rail Mentor programme at the Rail Alliance and will be explaining the value and opportunity that Rail Mentor provides to assist SMEs in reaching the key decision makers at the top-end of the supply chain.  The event taking place on the 23/10/18 will mark the launch of Rail Mentor in the GBSLEP region and with “optimum energy use” identified as priority capability for the future of rail, combining the launch with“Powering Midlands Clean Growth” was considered to be a natural tie in to raise awareness of this important initiative.

If you are an SME in the Greater Birmingham region ( and would like to attend the launch to find out more – please go to:

The launch will be part of the KMPG hosted event “Powering Midlands Clean Growth” –

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