Katy King

Katy King

Company: Nesta

Job title: Deputy Director, sustainable futures


Katy is Deputy Director on Nesta’s mission to create A Sustainable Future, which focuses on decarbonisation and economic recovery.

Her team focuses on setting up innovation projects and partnerships that reduce carbon emissions from homes, which is a key part of the UK reaching Net Zero. Katy has a background in energy efficiency and behavioural science.

Katy joined Nesta from the Behavioural Insights Team (BIT), where she worked across a number of policy areas including household energy efficiency, consumer issues and COVID-19.