Jim Farmery, ex-Director of Business Investment of Creative England, a £10m programme growing creative businesses working in TV, film, games and digital media. Jim brings considerable business acumen, funding skills and a very extensive network and has supported RunAClub as an Advisor in the ‘wings’ for years. Jim started his technology career at J Sainsbury plc, moved to Pace Micro Technology in 1995 and subsequently to the regional development agency Yorkshire Forward for ten years in economic development. He has fundraised and helped in his local community at cricket, rugby and football for junior clubs in Yorkshire over the last ten years.
Jim has a great passion for cricket (and Grimsby Town FC) and uses RunAClub himself.