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
Year founded
1998
Age (years)
Nesta Foundation
 23
United Kingdom average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: David Puttnam
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Ravi Gurumurthy
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Ravi Gurumurthy
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Adam Lang
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Nesta Foundation
 253
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 75
2020
Nesta Foundation
 306

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Nesta Foundation
 23
United Kingdom average
 37
Global average
 33
2019
Nesta Foundation
 23
Financials
2020
Nesta Foundation
 $590,473,329
United Kingdom average
 $47,194,553
Global average
 $43,166,416
2019
Nesta Foundation
 $633,592,400

Social

Likes (2021)
Nesta Foundation
 1,253
United Kingdom average
 43,302
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 22,000
Likes (2018)
Nesta Foundation
 19,000
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Nesta Foundation
 112,305
United Kingdom average
 34,856
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 107,200
Followers (2018)
Nesta Foundation
 99,000
Subscribers (2021)
Nesta Foundation
 2,450
United Kingdom average
 11,623
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 1,700
Subscribers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
United Kingdom average
Global average
Followers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 4,516
United Kingdom average
 1,997
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
Nesta Foundation
 26,525
United Kingdom average
 5,604
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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