Rebecca is Director of Operations and Communications at Nesta Italia, where she is responsible for ensuring the functioning of the organization in accordance with its mission. Supervises day-to-day operations through programs, finance, human resources and regulatory compliance.
Previously, Rebecca headed Nesta’s Events Department, designing the strategy for hundreds of events in the UK and internationally, covering all aspects of innovation. She has been responsible for the production and growth of numerous high-profile events including FutureFest, attracting thousands of viewers and some of the most inspiring radical thinkers, innovators and changemakers.
Rebecca is a Project Manager with over 17 years experience in the events industry, including managing operations for the London 2012 Olympic Games Organising Committee and hundreds of high profile public and private sector conferences, seminars and exhibitions.