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About Us

Campden Business Forum

This website is owned and managed by the Campden Business Forum which exists to help safeguard, sustain and inspire the future economic vitality of business in the north Cotswolds.

We do this by promoting the businesses and services in and around Chipping Campden to those who visit the town, live in the town and work in the town.

Meet the Business Forum

The Campden Business Forum is run by an Executive Committee comprising Jane Fenwick, Craig Webb, Michael Allchin, Nick West, Sue Scorer, Linda Carruthers and the Chairman is Steve Spencer.

Stephen Spencer
Stephen Spencer

Stephen Spencer moved into the north Cotswolds nine years ago and has been a member of the Executive Committee for over 2 years, becoming Chairman in 2019.

His experience is centred on people management in multinational manufacturing businesses of up to £6bn sales.​

This has involved building successful management and executive teams across differing cultures and business settings often involving acquisitions and disposals of businesses from £50m to £1bn. Planning and securing talent has been core. In these roles he has had frequent involvement in running award programmes to recognise achievements by people across many countries.

​He has worked for Courtaulds plc, Federal Mogul Inc. and GKN plc and is currently doing some coaching and leadership work with academic and industrial organisations. He has participated in a number of governmental and industrial working parties.