MIDAS has appointed Angie Robinson as its new Chief Executive and Tim Newns as its Deputy Chief Executive.
Angie joins MIDAS from Greater Manchester Chamber and Tim is to be promoted from his current role at MIDAS as Director of Business Development. They replace Colin Sinclair who has been at the helm of MIDAS for almost 5 years.
Commenting on the appointments the Chairman of MIDAS, Michael Oglesby, said: “Angie and Tim will make an excellent team combining their very different but complementary skills to the vital task of bringing new jobs to the city region in tough economic times.
“Angie is a high profile member of the Manchester Business Community and brings with her to MIDAS a wealth of experience in corporate and public sector relationships.
“Tim has an impressive track record in inward investment and together they make a strong team which will be vital to the future drive to attract new business to the city region.
“Colin has done an incredible job at MIDAS and I am sure that Angie and Tim will build on the excellent work of the organisation to date and continue to drive the global business marketing and promotion of Manchester.