UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose


Nora Clinton

Nora Clinton is the Head of the Mission-Oriented Innovation Network at the UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose (IIPP).

Nora Clinton
Nora works as the Head of MOIN at IIPP. MOIN is a global network of organisations who are pursuing public value driven innovation.

Nora joined the Institute from the Learning Team at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation where she held the positions of Higher Education Network Manager and the Schmidt MacArthur Fellowship Programme Manager. In both roles she championed the importance of learning and research in accelerating the transition to a circular economy. Prior to this, she spent eight years working in multilingual roles in the companies Campari, Del Monte and 3COM/HP.

Nora holds an MSc in Sustainable Development and a BA in Applied Languages. Her first passion is languages and she speaks French and Italian. She has two young sons and lives on the Isle of Wight.