Dr Trevor Higgins
Trevor was born, bred and educated in Bradford. He worked for BT in various management roles for 45 years. Laterly he was the Regional Business Manager for BT and managed a team of 1200 engineers with a turnover of £30m and for the last ten years he was BTs Regional Partnership Director.
He left BT to become CEO of Bradford Breakthrough which is the large employers organisation lobbying for Bradford. He is also Chairman of the Digital Health Enterprise Zone, Deputy Chair of Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust, a Lay Mamber of The Univesrity of Bradford Council, Member of Bradford Chamber of Commerce Leadership Board and a Member of Bradford Producer City Place Board.
Educated to Post graduate level he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate for services to businesses and communities across the region.