Emma Carter

Director of Membership, Business West

Emma Carter is a well-known member of the local business community having worked for a number of high-profile organisations across the South West.

She began her career as an apprentice through her local Chamber of Commerce, before moving into sales and marketing at Yellow Pages followed by Biffa Waste Services.

Her zest for sales and marketing led her to secure key positions at director level in telecoms and tech. For nearly eight years, Emma worked at Excalibur Communications. During her tenure the firm was recognised as one of the UK’s best small companies to work for by Best Companies and achieved the Investors in People accreditation.

In 2022, Emma joined Business West, as Director of Membership for one of the UK’s largest Chambers of Commerce

Business West is the largest business leadership and support organisation in the region, helping companies to grow, innovate and export. It supports over 15,000 businesses, including its network of Chambers of Commerce members across Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire.

Emma was attracted to work for Business West due to its company ethos. It is a Certified B Corp and believes in business as a force for good.