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Jane Rexworthy appointed Export Champion

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People 1st International’s Executive Director, Jane Rexworthy has been appointed as an Export Champion for the Department for Business & Trade (DBT).

The appointment follows People 1st International’s recent highly commended recognition in the DBT’s Made in the UK, Sold to the World awards.

An Export Champion is a named individual within an exporting company who has been selected and invited to become Champions in recognition of a successful international trade record.

The Export Champion Community is made up of around 400 business leaders, who support DBT by inspiring and encouraging other UK businesses to trade internationally by volunteering their time to share their expertise and experience in exporting. By supporting the DBT in promoting the benefits of exporting, the community also helps to achieve the Secretary of State’s aim to achieve £1 trillion exports by 2030.

As a leading figure in People 1st International, Jane has played a pivotal role in its growth and success. Under her guidance and leadership, People 1st International has significantly expanded its portfolio globally.

Made in the UK sold to the World

Jane comments:

“I’m honoured to be appointed as an Export Champion by the Department for Business & Trade. As a passionate business leader dedicated to expanding People 1st International on a global scale, this recognition holds significant value for me.

“Over the last twelve years we have expanded our work as an expert in skills and TVET to over 50 countries worldwide. I am excited to share our journey and provide guidance, encouragement, and support to other businesses looking to expand internationally.”