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.

Eliza is a researcher on the Challenge Works team.

Prior to joining Challenge Works, she worked in social research where she conducted in-depth qualitative research to inform policy and service design amongst other things. Eliza has also worked in communications, working at UNICEF South Asia in Kathmandu for 6 months and for a podcast researching and writing about tech developments in the Global South.

She holds a BA in English Literature from the University of Cambridge and an MA in Global Media from SOAS. 

Outside of work, Eliza loves hosting big dinners for her friends, getting out of London and worrying about the internet.