The Business Hub at GC has a dedicated and experienced team to help you find the right apprentices and training for your business.
Our Business Consultants are here to provide you with support and advice. They can offer you a free Training Needs Analysis to match your business goals with suitable apprenticeships and training. They will work with you to develop programmes to suit your needs.
Angela de Gandy
Head of Business Development
Angela heads up the GC Business Hub team. She has extensive experience in Operations Management, Change Management, Project Management and Improvement Performance Management. She brings with her 18 years experience in the education sector, four years in engineering and 15 years in dentistry.
Business Consultant - Childcare and Education, Hair and Beauty, Retail, Sales
Business Consultant - Engineering and Manufacturing, Motor Vehicle
With an extensive industrial background Richard is able to appreciate the training and skills needs of the manufacturing sector. Previously working for a number of International organisations which included, Dowty Hydraulics, Serck Glocon, Charter plc, Strachen and Henshaw and British Hartford Fairmount.
Business Consultant - Catering and Hospitality, Construction and Building Services, Marketing
Shelley joined the Business Hub Team in February 2016 having previously worked at the College as a Training Coordinator.
Business Consultant - Health & Social Care, Protective Services, Digital / IT
Sophie has a background in management within professional services and banking, and of working in the care sector. Sophie has six years of recruitment experience and has an outstanding knowledge of the local area and the industries within it.
Business Development Coordinator
Richard has been with the college for six years. He joined as Business and Administration apprentice before moving into a full-time role. Prior to this Richard worked as a Helpdesk technician at a local school and at Gloucester Hospital working in day surgery.
Business Development Administrator
Robyn joined the team in 2015 having previously worked in Student Services. She has worked at the Jobcentre, matching customers to suitable roles and is now responsible for supporting apprentices with their applications and matching them with employers.
VMS and Recruitment Officer