Dr Emily Nott

Emily leads on Innovate UK’s work to promote diversity and inclusion in business innovation. This involves initiating targeted interventions to address under representation and identifying opportunities to make all of Innovate UK’s support for business more visible and accessible. She has introduced high profile campaigns and programmes for Women in Innovation and Young Innovators and is currently working on No Limits, a new mission to unlock the power of untapped talent for innovation in the UK.

Prior to Innovate UK, Emily worked in a variety of roles in organisations across the UK research and innovation landscape (including Research Councils and Government Departments) and has many years of experience supporting business-university collaboration and knowledge transfer. Emily has a PhD in Chemistry.

Innovate UK helps businesses develop new products, services, and processes they need to grow through innovation.