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.

Teo is a Senior Researcher for the Innovation Growth Lab in Nesta’s Research, Analysis and Policy unit.

Teo's role at IGL includes working with governments to help them identify opportunities to run policy experiments; reviewing RCT designs of IGL-funded trials; and exploring opportunities for new policy experiments. 

Teo has an MSc in Economics and Public Policy and a BA in Social Sciences from Sciences Po Paris. He previously had stints researching education policy at the OECD as well as urban development in Cairo, Egypt.