Bradford Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce that Rebecca Fitzgerald has been named as its new vice-president.
Rebecca, Director of data at Bradford-based Yorkshire Building Society, has been a member of the Chamber’s leadership group since 2021 and takes up the new role immediately.
As vice-president she will work alongside president Mark Cowgill to represent the district’s business community.
Rebecca has worked at Yorkshire Building Society for more than 20 years and has spent her multi-faceted career investing in people with culture at the heart, successfully creating diverse and inclusive high-performing teams.
She is a passionate champion for accessibility and neurodiversity issues and incredibly keen on supporting the next generation of STEM leaders.
Rebecca said: “It is a great honour to be named as vice-president of Bradford Chamber of Commerce, with thanks to Yorkshire Building Society for supporting me in taking on this responsibility.
“Bradford is a wonderful city and district with an incredible tradition of entrepreneurialism.
“The city is about to enter one of the most exciting chapters in its proud history and I am very excited that my presidency will coincide with Bradford being City of Culture in 2025.”