Head of Networks
Nicola joined Future of London in March 2017 as Head of Networks. Her role is to guide the quality and growth of our professional development offer. Connecting top speakers and mentors, members and partners she will support the Chief Executive to drive business development.
Previously Nicola was Head of Cities Programme at Design Council Cabe leading the design support offer helping clients to achieve well designed places. She oversaw the delivery of Design Review, training and expert advice for public, private and voluntary sector clients. Nicola led the development of Cabe’s Inclusive Environments programme supporting built environment professionals to deliver inclusive buildings and spaces.
Before Cabe merged with the Design Council Nicola worked in the CABE Space team. She managed and developed national toolkits and best practice guidance to support local authorities, communities and other public sector organisations in the planning, design and management of the public realm. This included climate change adaptation and community engagement.
Before joining CABE Nicola worked for Groundwork managing community participation projects on inner city estates in London.