Director of Policy, Research & Strategic Engagement
Philip Young is Digital Catapult’s Director for Strategy and External Affairs. He has 12+ years in digital consultancy and leadership, and 7+ years in deep technology market intelligence, research and strategy with both domestic and international programme development experience.
Named in Forbes 30-under-30 in 2016 and an international TEDx speaker, Philip has worked in various leadership roles in UK startups, scaleups and open source technology companies spanning multiple domains. He has worked with the UK Government to set out the innovation and R&D strategy for Artificial Intelligence and Industry 4.0, and is currently helping to shape the building blocks of a new cyber physical internet underpinned by digital twins, metaverse and web3.