Oliver Zanetti is mission manager for Nesta’s sustainable future mission, which focuses on home decarbonisation and economic recovery.
Oliver leads research and innovation projects in the sustainable future mission. In particular, his work focuses on increasing the appeal of low carbon heating to householders and boosting the skills and capacity in the market to meet that demand.
With a PhD in human geography, and five years of postdoctoral experience, Oliver manages the research and analytical capacity of the sustainable future mission. He joined Nesta following a two year postdoctoral position at the University of Oxford examining the social impact of smart city technologies. He has also previously worked as a researcher at the Open University and lectured in geography at Queen Mary, University of London.