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Katherine Maxwell

Innovation Manager

Katherine is currently acting manager of ECCI’s innovation team, helping to oversee the delivery of a range of projects. These include our Climate-KIC business support programmes and the SAGES network of Scottish universities at the forefront of geosciences research.

Katherine also project manages our NERC Consultancy Innovation Programme, linking PhD students with innovative low carbon start-ups to give them industry experience.

She has experience of running her own business and has worked as a Researcher at LSE Cities. She has also held analyst and project management roles at the Scottish Government and the European Commission.

Katherine has a Masters in environmental sustainability and is studying for a DPhil in sustainable urban development at the University of Oxford.