Nigel Brewster

Vice President, Sheffield City Region
Founding Partner, Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group

Nigel Brewster is founding Partner at the award winning Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group. After over 15 years in the executive search and recruitment sector Nigel started the business in 2011 which has gone onto to be in the top 1% of the UK’s fastest growing start-ups.

Nigel has also been an active supporter of Chambers of Commerce for several years through his roles as President of Doncaster Chamber for two terms between 2007 and 2011 and Chairman of the Sheffield City Region Chambers of Commerce group between 2011 and 2012.

Nigel was appointed to the Board as a founder member of the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership (SCR LEP) in 2010 and was reappointed in for a further 3 years in 2013. During this time Nigel has served as private sector lead for the LEP’s ‘Skills’ work stream and was successful in negotiating devolved skills funding through the ‘City Deal’ in 2011 and further devolution of skills funding in 2014 through the SCR Devolution deal. Nigel was appointed by the incoming LEP Chair Sir Nigel Knowles to act as Vice Chair of LEP for a period of three years from January 2016.