Think tank

Nesta Foundation

London, United Kingdom

Nesta aims to back new ideas to tackle the big challenges of our time, from the pressures of an ageing population to stretched public services and a fast-changing jobs market. Using their knowledge, networks, funding and skills, they work to see new opportunities and challenges; spark creative answers from many sources; shape brilliant ideas into practical solutions; and then shift whole systems in a new direction.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.nesta.org.uk/

Address:
58 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DS, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
N/A
Year founded
1998
Age (years)
Nesta Foundation
 25
United Kingdom average
 35
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: David Puttnam
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Ravi Gurumurthy
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Ravi Gurumurthy
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Nesta Foundation
 253
United Kingdom average
 33
Global average
 85
2020
Nesta Foundation
 306

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Nesta Foundation
 23
United Kingdom average
 32
Global average
 34
2019
Nesta Foundation
 23
Financials
2020
Nesta Foundation
 $590,473,329
United Kingdom average
 $44,258,277
Global average
 $199,878,320
2019
Nesta Foundation
 $633,592,400

Social

Likes (2021)
Nesta Foundation
 1,253
United Kingdom average
 43,640
Global average
 30,836
Likes (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 22,000
Likes (2018)
Nesta Foundation
 19,000
Followers (2022)
Nesta Foundation
 113,236
United Kingdom average
 37,280
Global average
 19,187
Followers (2021)
Nesta Foundation
 112,305
Followers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 107,200
Subscribers (2022)
Nesta Foundation
 2,980
United Kingdom average
 11,939
Global average
 5,592
Subscribers (2021)
Nesta Foundation
 2,450
Subscribers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 1,700
Subscribers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
United Kingdom average
Global average
Followers (2022)
Nesta Foundation
 6,619
United Kingdom average
 20,787
Global average
 14,557
Followers (2021)
Nesta Foundation
 5,906
Followers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 4,516
Followers (2022)
Nesta Foundation
 42,800
United Kingdom average
 11,166
Global average
 16,270
Followers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 26,525

Data notes

Last updated: 23/01/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
Notes: It also provides funding for projects
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