Exploring the value of design.

Edward Hobson

Head of Design and Innovation Effectiveness

Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN)

Edward is Head of Design and Innovation at KTN; helping innovators use design to reach better solutions for people, the planet and business, especially in relation to the challenges that face cities and their communities. With a background in built environment design and sustainability, he has worked across the public, private and charitable sectors. Before joining KTN, he directed the policy team at the Green Alliance think tank, influencing UK policy on energy and resources.

Previously, Edward headed up the sustainable design programme at CABE, the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment, working with public bodies across the UK to design strategic solutions for city development.