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Holly Jamieson

Holly Jamieson

executive director, Challenge Works
Holly Jamieson is the Executive Director of Challenge Works, a global leader in design and delivery of innovation challenges, founded by Nesta the UK’s innovation agency for good. Since 2012 their challenges have mobilised diverse, innovative thinkers to solve pressing problems and unlock change across wide-ranging issues such as climate change, employment access, inequality, global health and financial resilience.Before joining Challenge Works, Holly advised corporates, government and charities on a range of initiatives, often bringing together technology and people to tackle big problems. Previously, she worked in product innovation for Barclays in the UK and Africa, and was a member of the successful bid team for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. She has a Masters in Engineering from Oxford University and an MBA from INSEAD.