Nancy Wilkinson is Principal Advisor at the Behavioural Insights Team, leading BIT's in education. She is on secondment from Nesta, the UK's innovation foundation, where she helped to develop Nesta's upcoming new strategy and previously led Nesta's work on education and technology. Before Nesta, Nancy worked at the Wellcome Trust, overseeing education policy and various research projects and also spent a year working at the House of Commons on the Education Select Committee. She has a Masters in Chemistry from the University of Oxford.
Elizabeth is a Director at the New Economics Foundation. She is an experienced economist who has led the New Economics Foundation’s UK and international research on localities and local economies over 13 years and is a specialist in developing co-designed approaches. Elizabeth has extensive experience of managing large and complex projects across the UK and in South America, South Africa, India, Japan and Europe. The New Economics Foundation is the UK’s leading think tank promoting social, economic, and environmental justice and equity to transform the economy so that it works for people and the environment.