Meet the experts that make up the Geovation team.

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Carly Morris
Head of Geovation & Innovation
Carly leads the Geovation team as well as all internal Innovation activities in OS. She has a wealth of experience in corporate innovation and is a Tech Women 100 winner.
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Isabelle Chatel de Brancion
Commercial Delivery Lead
Isabelle is a seasoned RIBA architect and MBA, turned impact tech entrepreneur. She leads the Ops team (accelerator, marketing, events and community) and focusses on developing and delivering the best customer experience as well as new opportunities.
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Jonathan Lewis
Technical Lead
Lewis leads the Technical team at Geovation, he has a wealth of experience in building complex scalable geospatial solutions to solve business needs. He loves a good map and anything related to data. Lewis has a background in maritime navigational systems.
Alex Reynolds
Programme & Community Lead
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Luke Hampson
Partnership & Outreach Manager
Luke is the Innovation & Outreach Manager. He scouts, develops and grows new relationships and outreach activities for Geovation, both in the UK and globally. He also works collaboratively with our existing network of national partner hubs and similar, to deliver support and activity for our community. Luke also helps start-up’s to develop, refine, and test their propositions, using recognised innovation tools.
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Wayne Newton
Business Development Executive
Wayne is the business Deleopment Executive in the Commercial team at Geovation. He is responsible for developing and running innovation challenges and has a keen interest in the environment and the impacts of climate change and pollution. He has a passion for mapping and has achieved a BSC and MSC in Geographical Information Systems.
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Aidan Watts
OS Graduate & Accelerator Programme Executive
Aidan sees the day to day running of the accelerator programme and works closely with our startup cohort and alumni. He organises the accelerator programme content, meetings, workshops and is the main point of contact for the programme. Aidan has a background in GIS, Environmental Sciences and has a passion for entrepreneurship. He is keen to help develop startup propositions and identify unique innovations.
Claire Corlett
Marketing Manager
Claire leads the marketing and communications for Geovation. She is responsible for showcasing the successes of the team and our start-ups as well as promoting the work we do across the geospatial sector and beyond.
Bryn Medd-Sygrove
Innovation Researcher
Bryn oversees all the research needs for Geovation. He has a background in Political Economy and is responsible for market mapping, scouting start-ups, sourcing business development leads, and coordinating deep dives into geographic problem spaces for innovation initiatives.
Richard Hargreaves
Geospatial Developer
Richard is a data developer with a breadth of geospatial know-how. With a background in indoor mapping, he is keen on new and interesting ways of leveraging geodata. He’s here to support when it comes to spatial questions and is always keen to get stuck into database development as well as chat maps and visualisations over a brew.
David Rowe
Full stack Developer
Dave has 20 years industry experience in mobile, database, desktop, and web software. From Microsoft technologies to more recently modern JavaScript web frameworks, and geospatial software. He has a background in community open data and is passionate about working in the open to make things better.
This page was last updated on March 3rd, 2023