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.

Benoit Siberdt

Benoit joins Nesta as an analyst for the sustainable future mission.

In this role, Benoit examines how to successfully engage with social housing tenants to co-design and test support interventions to improve their experience of low-carbon heating. He also researches solutions to help heating engineers overcome challenges when installing heat pumps for the first time.

Before joining Nesta, he completed a PhD in Politics at the University of Oxford and was a senior postgraduate teaching assistant in international relations at University College London.

Outside of work, Benoit often spends time outdoors, often running or climbing.