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Michael Weedon

Chair - Retail and High Street Policy Unit - The Federation of Small Businesses

Michael Weedon is a member of the Federation of Small Businesses and is both policy lead for the East Midlands Region and Chair of the Retail & High Streets Policy Unit. He has worked closely with local authorities, Local Enterprise Partnerships and bodies such as Innovate UK. His own business specialises in research and reporting around small businesses and their local economies. He is engaged in developing policy responses from the FSB to the triple challenges of survival, recovery and growth as we move from the economic shock of Covid-19 in 2020 to the potential economic consequences of the fallout of Covid-19 and the end of the Brexit transition period.