Kezia Williamson

Senior KTA - Place

Kezia is Head of Place for KTN; leading on the development of this strategic priority and delivering on KTN’s commitment to connect national and regional innovation to encourage distribution of economic and societal well-being across the UK.

Before taking on responsibility for Place, Kezia established and led an analytical and insights function within KTN, building a team, and delivering on projects such as the nationally acclaimed Space Landscape Map and feeding insights into shape national initiatives and strategies.

Kezia draws on a strong background of innovation commercialisation within and across sectors, with significant experience in developing programmes to enable companies to innovate. Specialising in business innovation and development through access to funding, she has facilitated numerous collaborations and helped companies and consortia across the UK to secure innovation funding.