Nick Newbold (Chair):
Born Coventry 1958; Educated at Whitley Abbey comprehensive. Coventry Technical College.
Married to Loraine; June 1989, 3 Children, 2 Grandsons, a third Grandchild due.
Played local football at semi-professional level. Coventry City Youth team under Noel Cantwell.Time served apprentice in Engineering. Heavily involved with Local football as a player, coach, manager and Club president. Followed Coventry City since 1962. Been involved with the club as a long-term season ticket holder, Vice President Club member (Still), Worked closely with Mike McGinnity at the club and the move to the Ricoh Stadium. Owned a number of Engineering companies, Been on the board and non-Executive board member of several local companies. Worked closely with Coventry City Council on a number of Development programmes. Ex-President of Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce, Current Board member. Current Board member of Coventry Business Group in aid of Boole House and NSPCC. Worked in International trade particularly in developing relations with Sweden, India, China and mainland Europe. Worked with Local and National Government in developing trade opportunities and intelligence . Involved with SBitC for 7 years.