Head of Insights
Dr. George Windsor is Head of Insights at Tech Nation. The team’s research focus is currently: UK tech on the international stage, emerging technologies, jobs and skills, tech for social good, and diversity and inclusion. Before this George was a Senior Policy Researcher in the Creative Economy team at Nesta, focusing on creative and tech clusters, infrastructure, education and skills. Before joining Nesta, George completed his PhD at Loughborough University, sponsored by immigration specialist law firm, Paragon Law Ltd., where he researched migration and the promotion of entrepreneurship in the UK, with a view to enhancing the systems in place to support highly skilled entrepreneurs to move to and through the UK, and the trading relationships UK firms have with core markets such as India, the USA and China.
UK CreaTech companies raised nearly £1bn in venture capital investment in 2020, up 22% on 2019, and ahead of the £846m raised by Energy Tech in the same period, according to a new report...