Hannah Picton

Assistant Programme Manager, International Development and Education & Skills team

Pronouns: She/Her

Areas of expertise: Longitude Explorer Prize, Youth Engagement, International Development, Programme Design and  Management, Gender and Development, Social and Behavior Change Communication

Hannah is an Assistant Programme Manager in the International Development and Education and Skills team. The main project she’ll be working on is the Longitude Explorer Prize.

Prior to Nesta, Hannah was at Girl Effect, a creative non-profit, where her role was as a coordinator within the Impact function. She worked across a number of international projects, one of which being a first-of-its-kind mobile innovation for girls in Nigeria called ‘Girls Connect’.

Outside of work she is usually either researching future travel destinations, running/hiking or exploring interesting talks and events happening in London.