The next generation

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Rising talent at Go North East. L-R: Mitchell Leathard, Will Sewell, Sophie Moorby, John Balbach and Richard McKinley

Go North East prides itself on staff development throughout its business, through graduate schemes and internal talent development programmes. A selection of promising up-and-coming people within the business speak to James Day about their growth at the company

In preparation for this Superfeature, I asked Martijn Gilbert if it would be possible to speak to an up-and-coming staff member, to see what the next generation at Go North East (GNE) has to offer. It turned out that he had someone in mind for every one of its five main depots, along with some other key people in the commercial team and the graduate programme.

Each of them spoke about their varied backgrounds, how they found their way into the industry and the respect they had for GNE as a business. What follows are their stories.

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