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.

George joins Challenge Works as a programme coordinator for the Ofwat Innovation Fund Challenge Prize.

Before joining Nesta, George took part in Thames Water's digital graduate programme. As a business analyst, he gathered user requirements and performed discovery analysis. He contributed to agile product delivery frameworks, assuming diverse roles such as Scrum Master and delivery lead. Additionally, he aided the Ofwat innovation fund project by tracking milestones and updating systems.

Previously, he interned at Versus Arthritis, focusing on income generation and the pain challenge prize. He studied philosophy at the University of Warwick.

Beyond work, he finds joy in the gym, writing, concerts and language learning. He is passionate about self-development writing as well as meditation and yoga.