Testimonials

“Cross River Partnership provides a great mechanism for connecting with other BIDs in making London a better place for people.”

James Robinson, Heart of London Business Alliance

“Cross River Partnership brings together the business and public sectors for everyone’s benefit.”

Councillor Jack Hopkins, Cabinet Member for Jobs and Growth, London Borough of Lambeth

“Cross River Partnership: Networks, Glue, Knowledge, Nice!”

Robin Hibbert, New West End Company

“Cross River Partnership brings boroughs together and its really useful and helpful.”

Alex Williams, Director, Transport for London

“Cross River Partnership links me to so many other organisations.”

Mark Turner, Angel AIM BID

“Cross River Partnership has delivered the most successful Workplace Co-ordinator scheme in London – and are great people.”

David Shaw, Head of Regent Street Portfolio, The Crown Estate

“Cross River Partnership is great at delivering our employability projects. CRP is also good at bidding for funding and managing projects for the good of central London.”

Liz Skelcher, City of London Corporation

“Cross River Partnership: Lamilo, Air Quality, Employment, Funding, Green Infrastructure Audit – thank you!”

Graham Philpot, The Fitzrovia Partnership

“Cross River Partnership provides us connectivity with London boroughs.”

Chris Dransfield, Crossrail

“Cross River Partnership helps us deliver our ambitions.”

Andrew Jones, Policy and Programme Manager, Greater London Authority

“Cross River Partnership provide support for businesses.”

Mike Brook, Chairman, Capital Enterprise

“Cross River Partnership opens doors to local employment and procurement.”

Leanne Walton, External Relations, Sir Robert McAlpine

“Cross River Partnership helps us achieve our objectives of making a difference to local people looking for employment.”

Laura Brown, Community Development Manager, Lord’s (Marylebone Cricket Club)

“Cross River Partnership introduces us to opportunities that we might have otherwise not known about.”

Giles Semper, Executive Director, Vauxhall One BID

“We were a small company waiting to grow. Cross River Partnership offered funding to aid us to help our company expand – we have gone from 3 to 7 academies now.”

Claire Williams, Head of Operations, Building Lives

“Cross River Partnership provides access to EU and other funds. It also co-ordinates between private and public organisations.”

Darren Briggs, Associate Director, Arup

“Cross River Partnership brings us closer to our neighbours.”

Dorothee Njindou, City of London Corporation

“Cross River Partnership: Great ideas, great connectivity, partnership building, innovation, cross sector leadership, and strategic understanding.”

Chenine Bhathena, Greater London Authority

“Cross River Partnership: Building bridges between TfL and businesses, and helping us achieve our aims, in particular regeneration and supporting cycling.”

Dan Johnson, Programme Manager, Transport for London

“I am interested in Cross River Partnership due to its ability to link central London customers to central London jobs.”

Jonathan Harris, District Operations Manager, Department for Work and Pensions

“Cross River Partnership work with our clients and assist them back into work. CRP adds value to the work we do.”

Ola Badamosi, Head of programmes, Paddington Development Trust

“Cross River Partnership represents key central London boroughs.”

Stuart Scott, Greater London Authority

“Cross River Partnership means we can access funding for public realm and cycling improvements that would otherwise be closed to us.”

Sophie Tyler, Better Bankside BID

“Cross River Partnership facilitates collaboration towards examining dependencies between London’s needs and the power requirements.”

Tobi Barbara, Project Manager, UK Power Networks

“Cross River Partnership helps to make London a better place.”

Tawhid Qureshi, ESF Manager, Greater London Authority

“Cross River Partnership helps fund useful initiatives to get people into work.”

Brian McKeown, Employer Engagement Manager, Department for Work and Pensions

“Cross River Partnership’s Workplace Co-ordinators help us place people into jobs, sometimes jobs they would never have believed possible. It’s great to be part of the process.”

Jessica Pickard, Paddington Development Trust

“Cross River Partnership helps me to build relationships and an understanding of how different communities work together.”

Wendy Breaker, Enterprise Director, Westminster Kingsway College

“Cross River Partnership helped us source funding we would never have found ourselves, and take risks we wouldn’t otherwise have taken.”

Helen Santer, Chief Executive Officer, Waterloo Quarter BID

“Cross River Partnership has supported over 200 Lambeth residents back into work. Thank you CRP – we could not do this without you!”

Bal Virdee, Partnership Manager, Department for Work and Pensions

“Cross River Partnership helps to deliver projects that make London a better place.”

Nadine Collins, Principal Policy Officer, Greater London Authority

“Cross River Partnership provides a great networking opportunity for partnership working.”

Susan Baxter, City of London Corporation

“Cross River Partnership sets a standard that all London organisations should follow.”

Colin Middle-ton, Skills Co-ordination Manager, Royal Borough of Greenwich

“Cross River Partnership allows Springboard to engage with unemployed individuals to get employment in the hospitality industry.”

Dee Smith, Programmes Director, The Springboard Charity

“Cross River Partnership bids for and manages Local Procurement Projects which I specialise in delivering.”

David McAlpine, Director, MTW Consultants Ltd

“Cross River Partnership is a great and unique organisation.”

Katharine Moy, Director, Tank Consulting

“Cross River Partnership encourages us to think bigger and broader and helps identify links with others with similar ambition.”

Penny Alexander, Chief Executive, Baker Street Quarter Partnership