Geoff Mulgan CBE

Chief Executive, Nesta

Geoff is the Chief Executive of Nesta, and has been in post since June 2011. Under his leadership, Nesta has moved out of the public sector to become a charity, launching a range of new initiatives in investment, programmes and research. He is a published writer, with four books to his name. In 2004 he became the first Chief Executive of the Young Foundation after a diverse career including roles as the Chief Adviser to Gordon Brown MP, a lecturer in telecommunications, an investment executive and as a reporter on BBC TV and radio.