The Government's Productivity Plan Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the Committee’s inquiry web page.

Tuesday 13 October 2015 Question number

Anna Valero, Research Economist (Growth), London School of Economics, Miguel Coelho, Fellow, Institute for Government, Rebecca Riley, Head of Productivity Group, National Institute of Economic and Social Research, Jen Rae, Senior Policy Advisor (Innovation policy), NESTA and Professor Jonathan Haskel, Chair in Economics, Imperial College Business School


Rain Newton-Smith, Director of Economics, Confederation of British Industry, Stephen Ibbotson, Director of Business, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, Allan E Cook CBE, Chairman, ATKINS, and Vice President, Royal Academy of Engineering and Kenny Richmond, Economics Director, Scottish Enterprise


Mike Cherry, Policy Director, Federation of Small Businesses, Michael Mercieca, Chief Executive, Young Enterprise, Omar Farag, Director of Operations, The Box of T Ltd (PHOM) and Helen Wooldridge, Co-Founder and Director, Cuddledry Ltd


Tuesday 20 October 2015

Sian Foster, General Manager of Government and External Affairs, Virgin Atlantic Ltd, Stephen Harris, Chief Corporate and Strategy Officer, EE and Paul Harris, Director of Economic Development, Rolls Royce plc


Peter Horrocks CBE, Vice-Chancellor, Open University, Professor Dave Phoenix OBE, Chair, Million+ and Vice-Chancellor, London South Bank University, Mike Dawe, Group Board Director, City & Guilds and Harvey Young, Chairman, National Consortium of Colleges and Providers


Dr Ruth McKernan CBE, Chief Executive, Innovate UK, Dick Elsy, Chief Executive Officer, High Value Manufacturing Catapult, David Harbourne, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Edge Foundation and Professor Richard Brook OBE, President, Association of Innovation, Research and Technology Organisations


Tuesday 3 November 2015

Rt Hon Anna Soubry MP, Minister for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Lord O’Neill of Gatley, Commercial Secretary to the Treasury, Her Majesty’s Treasury


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Prepared 28 January 2016