4 – Caroline Williams

Caroline Williams
CEO
Norfolk Chamber of Commerce

Caroline trained in London as an international buyer working for New York based Federated Department Stores, responsible for the development of their European operations. In 1988 she moved from buying to manufacturing and became the merchandise manager for a furniture manufacturer, Jentique Furniture Ltd. responsible for their key client Marks and Spencer.

In 1999 she became Director of Economic Development for the Norfolk and Waveney Training & Enterprise Council (TEC) and took up her current position as CEO of Norfolk Chamber of Commerce in 2000.  Caroline is married with 2 sons, aged 21 and 24 years.