Are you a manager living or working in Wales/Cymru?

If so, why not become a part of our network in Wales/Cymru, interact with managers in your area using the dedicated discussion area below and attend some fantastic events throughout the year (open to all CMI members).


Meet your Board Chair

Gary Metcalfe

Gary Metcalfe FCMI FIC

As the Board Chair for CMI Wales/Cymru Gary will be looking to strengthen further the Institutes profile and relationship with its members and potential new members across Wales. With its diverse and strong board CMI Wales/Cymru have the following priorities:

  • Develop a balanced member engagement programme,
  • Work with FSB Wales to raise the standard of leadership in small businesses,
  • Work with other Professional Bodies, HE, FE and Education Providers to provide networking opportunities for all leaders and managers across Wales,
  • Raise the profile of the Women in Management and Management Consultancy networks.

Should you wish to contact Gary, please e-mail

Board Members

Small Business Champion
North Wales Network Champion Claire Blanchard MCMI
Apprenticeship Champion Denise Brookes-Cooze CMgr FCMI
CMI Women Champion Victoria Dere FCMI
SE Wales Champion Victoria Hall MCMI
Secretary Rebecca Hughes FCMI
Communication Champion Neil James
Chair/IC Champion Gary Metcalfe FCMI FIC
Mentoring Champion Sue Revel
IC Champion Ben Richards
Finance Champion Sivagnanam Sivapalan CMgr MCMI
Professional BodyChampion Christopher Sweetman CMgr MCMI
Board Member Hayley Wheeler

Board Roles

Click here to view all roles and responsibilities