NICK TRIGGAmbassador to the Research Councils, Big Innovation Centre and Innovation Manager at STFC
Ambassador to the Research Councils, Big Innovation Centre and Innovation Manager at STFC
Nick Trigg has been a Visiting Fellow at the Big Innovation Centre since 2012. He is an Innovation Manager at the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC), and promotes the Big Data capabilities of the STFC and some of the other Research Councils to all members of the Big Innovation Centre.
He brings to the Big Innovation Centre experience from his work with high-growth technology companies for over 15 years within the STFC, and from helping raise capital for a start-up operating in the field of big data.
He has an Engineering Science degree from Oxford University and a MBA from INSEAD. He has worked in many industries and sectors including venture capital, oil field services, manufacturing and engineering and high technology.
“The UK Research Councils have an excellent range of skills, equipment and expertise within the Big Data sectors, and I am enthusiastic about the potential of big data and the ability of the research base of the UK to help companies, large and small, develop commercial solutions using their expertise.”