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.

Marcus Shepheard

Marcus is the policy manager in Nesta's sustainable future mission.

He is developing the breadth of our work on heat decarbonisation into evidence and advice to help inform Government policy.

Marcus has a background in climate change governance and analysis.

Marcus joined Nesta from the Climate Change Committee, where he was the lead analyst on residential decarbonisation.

He has also worked for the Institute for Government and the Royal Society.