• Chair
    Jane Vincent
    I have been a board member of Menta for 10 years as I am passionate about the work carried out by the Agency. Having started my own business from home 20 years ago I realise the value that Enterprise Agency’s can bring to start up and growing businesses. I am proud that Menta continues to deliver exceptional services throughout Suffolk and as Chair truly support their visions for the future.
  • Board Member
    Andrea Mayley
  • Board Member
    Peter Hoxley
    Having worked for many years in the printed media arena I am very aware of the energy, innovation and sheer willpower of local business people and their tenacity never ceases to amaze me. I have witnessed generations of local entrepreneurs go from strength to strength with the help of MENTA over the past 30 years and I proudly expect this to continue for generations to come.
  • Board Member
    Rob Masson
    I’m managing director of web development and integration specialists, Marketing Interactive UK Ltd. With over 25 years of commercial experience my skills centre on strategic e-business consultancy and an ability to identify commercial objectives and requirements, and translating these into an actionable technical strategy. I enjoy my work with Menta and bring a host of web and technical skills to the board.
  • Board Member
    Robert Holton Hart
    I’m a retired company director who qualified as a chartered surveyor in 1974 and I’ve been involved in the commercial property scene since 1977. I’m the former chairman. of Bury St Edmunds Chamber of Commerce and one of the longest serving board members of Menta. I continue to enjoy ensuring the growth of the organisation and its services to the Suffolk business community.
  • Board Member
    Clare Harrall
  • Board Member
    Mike Faers
    With over 25 years of experience in the food industry and having identified a need for innovation amongst many food and beverage business, I set up Food Innovation Solutions in 2011. My strengths lay in business and innovation strategy, and facilitating successful product launches. My vision for Menta is helping to create the success stories that Suffolk businesses have the potential to deliver.
  • Board Member
    Andy Hunter
    I’m a partner in BuryPhysio & the HunterClub Bar & Venue, a Director of several other business ventures in property, music & fashion & Chair of the Millennium Farm Trust. My early career was in engineering in Africa & the Far East & subsequently I worked in business development in UK construction & further education. Currently I’m building an eco house.
  • Board Member
    Emma Finn
    Marketing Manager of New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership which helps to drive business growth & enterprise in Suffolk & Norfolk. I have over 25 years experience in the private, not-for-profit & public sectors with a focus on marketing, funding & strategic business support for companies. There is tremendous drive & opportunities for start-ups & business growth & I’m delighted to be part of the team to help shape the work of Menta.
  • Director
    Jane Cattermole
    When I set up Bay Tree VA over 5 years ago I found Menta’s support and advice both helpful and reassuring. As such I am pleased to be involved on its Board, representing not only professional small businesses but those particularly in their growth stage.
  • Board Member
    Dayle Bayliss
    To be involved in Menta is a fantastic opportunity, the support and inspiration that Menta offer to the business community of Suffolk is amazing, and to play a part in that direction is a privileged position.