About Nesta

Nesta is an innovation foundation. For us, innovation means turning bold ideas into reality and changing lives for the better. We use our expertise, skills and funding in areas where there are big challenges facing society.

Alasdair Hiscock

Alasdair is the design lead for Nesta's sustainable future mission, which is focused on the development and testing of innovation to decarbonise homes.

Alasdair is a strategic designer experienced in leading innovation projects for brands, products and services, with a particular interest in participatory design methods. He has worked on a wide range of strategic design projects across non-profit and commercial sectors, including for the Museum of London, Ravensbourne University, King's Health Partners, Allianz and PayPal.

He is also behind several creative projects which have received international media coverage and are held in museum collections, spanning graphic works for Japanese retailers to reviving long-lost EU merchandise.