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Future Cities Catapult is a collection of urbanists, data scientists, designers, developers, project managers and many others working to imagine and deliver better cities across the world.

If you want to work at the forefront of urban research and development, visit our careers page.

Members of the Board

Executive Management


Project Manager

Abigail Matthews

IT Infrastructure Support Analyst

Adam Ferrett

Head of Urban Data

Dr Adam Rae

EU Project Manager

Agnese Riccetti

Senior User Researcher

Aisling Conlon

Bid Coordinator

Alexandra Lockhart

SME Programme Manager

Aline Bressan Martins

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Alison Proud

Senior Account Manager

Dr Amy Hochadel

Designer Researcher

Anastasia Vikhornova

UX Designer

Anja Maerz

Personal Assistant to the CBO

Baelly Watson

Concept Designer

Belen Palacios

Integrated Urban Planning Researcher

Bin Guan

People & Organisational Development Director

Carolyn Moore

Senior Facilities Manager

Cassandra Williams

Project Partnering and Engagement Coordinator

Charlotte Hutton

Visual Designer

Claire Waterworth

Social Scientist

Dr Cláudia Andrade

Bid Manager

Daniel Quirke

CR&D UK/EU Funding Manager

Dr Daniela Melandri

SME Engagement Manager

Darren Balcombe

Senior Project Mnager

Darren Pangbourne

Creative Design Team Lead

David Carry

Interim Data Science Team Lead

Dr Joseph Bailey

UX Insight Expert

Dr Saravjit Rihal

Front of House Receptionist

Elizabeth Chale Pepito

Management Accountant

Eloise Cook

Head of City Strategies

Erin Walsh

Urban Futures Team Lead

Euan Mills

Illustrator and Visual Communications Designer

Felipe Caro

Project and City Finance Lead

Fin Kelly

Project and City Finance Lead

Finlay Kelly

Project Manager

Francesco Marchet

Urban Futures Lead

Gemma Ginty

SME Programme Lead

Gemma Guilera

Urban IoT Manager

Geoffrey Stevens

Events & Marketing Officer

Giovanna Bettio

Resourcing Manager

Gokay Austick

Urban Mobility Researcher

Greg Yiangou

PA to the CITO

Hannah Jefferson

Software Engineer


Impact Assessment Team Lead

Dr Henry Chan

Strategy, Markets and Standards Team Lead

Hrushikesh Ramachandrappa (Rushi)

Creative Technologist

Indira Knight

International Partnerships Manager

Ivor Wells

Chief Innovation and Technology Officer

Jarmo Eskelinen

Internal Communications and Knowledge Manager

Joey Godman

Chief Delivery Officer

Dr Jon Kirkpatrick

Project Manager

Jon Robertson

Junior Service Designer

Katinka Schaaf


Laura Pye

Planning and Business Performance Analyst

Dr Leonardo Gheller Alves

Project Management Office Team Lead

Lin Seeds

Software Engineer

Lorena Qendro

International Partnerships Manager

Lucette Demets

Design Research Coordinator

Lucy Barrett

Environmental Economist

Marc Postle

Academic Partnerships Manager

Marcus Manning

Head of Finance

Martyn Dryden

Project Manager

Matt Wood-Hill

Interim Project Management Team Lead

Matthew Fox

Lead Economist

Meagan Crawford (Maternity Leave)

Stakeholder Engagement Lead

Michelle Warbis

HR Business Partner

Molly Cross

EU funding & projects Coordinator

Nadia Echchihab

Marketing & Communications Designer

Natalie Collymore

Senior Urban Technologist

Nelio Matos

Chief Finance and Operations Officer

Nick Harper

Junior Urbanist

Nissa Shahid

Insights and Design Team Lead

Paul Thurston

International Relationship Developer

Peter Young

Junior Project Manager

Ramola Nadkarni

Data Science Coordinator

Dr Reza Akhavan

Head of Strategy, Policy and Impact

Rob Whitehead

Junior Designer

Ruko Kuga

Head of Relationship Development

Sam Markey

Front of House and Facilities Assistant

Scott Law

Assistant Facilities Manager

Sebastian Daron

Accounts Assistant

Shadi Esfahani

Project Manager

Simon Fitzgerald

Senior Bid and New Business Manager

Stefan Webb

CR&D Coordinator

Tahir Bockarie

Bid and Sales Team Coordinator

Teodora Kaneva

Visual Designer

Terje Svinning

Data Scientist

Thanos Bantis

Project Manager

Tom Leaver

Service Designer

Tom White

City Experimentation Team Lead

Yalena Coleman

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