Lizzy leads on the Institute’s events, communications and engagement. She organised the Institute’s launch event in November 2019 and our first anniversary event in November 2020. Lizzy also runs our regular event series and manages the team’s external speaking engagements. Lizzy is also the Institute’s Diversity Officer overseeing the implementation of our diversity policies.

Prior to joining the Institute, Lizzy was working with Capital Enterprise, a non-profit organisation supporting start-ups in the tech industry. She also worked with Luminous Ventures on their flagship event Allocate, the European event for tech venture capital funds. Lizzy has worked on many start-up focused workshops, showcases, talent fairs and product launches.

Aside from events, Lizzy also has a background in project management and operations.

When she is not working, Lizzy enjoys being creative and exploring nature with her borrowed dogs.