Sutton director gives talk at House of Lords

A Sutton firm director gave a talk at a seminar at the House of Lords to over 100 employers about investment in skills.

Martin Rigley, MD for Lindhurst Engineering that has 45 employees at its Station Road headquarters, discussed how small and medium-sized companies can work more closely together to share best practice and cluster services such as training to keep costs down.

The event was organised by the sector skills council for science, engineering and manufacturing- Semta- and heard from leading industrialists on how they are rising to the skills challenge facing the UK economy.