Think tank

Innovation Unit

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London, United Kingdom

They are innovation experts - a collaboration of public service practitioners, designers and researchers working with people who use and deliver services, in order to develop life-changing solutions to social challenges. Their mission is to grow and scale innovations that deliver long-term impact for people, address persistent inequalities, and transform the systems that surround them.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.innovationunit.org/

Address:
CAN Mezzanine, 49-51 East Road, London N1 6AH, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
UK, New Zealand, Australia
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
For profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2006
Age (years)
Innovation Unit
 16
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Valerie Hannon, David Albury
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Sarah Gillinson
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Sarah Gillinson
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Valerie Hannon
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Innovation Unit
 73
United Kingdom average
 33
Global average
 89
2020
Innovation Unit
 73
2019
Innovation Unit
 65
% Female staff
2020
Innovation Unit
 70%
United Kingdom average
 38%
Global average
 18%
2019
Innovation Unit
 61%
% Female researchers
2019
Innovation Unit
 63%
United Kingdom average
 32%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
Innovation Unit
 957
United Kingdom average
 41,231
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Innovation Unit
 946
Likes (2016)
Innovation Unit
 728
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Innovation Unit
 19,659
United Kingdom average
 33,560
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Innovation Unit
 18,700
Followers (2017)
Innovation Unit
 16,731
Subscribers (2019)
Innovation Unit
United Kingdom average
Global average
Subscribers (2016)
Innovation Unit
Followers (2019)
Innovation Unit
 2,698
United Kingdom average
 5,494
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 22/01/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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