Full Name
Neeta Patel
Job Title
New Entrepreneurs Foundation
Speaker Bio
Neeta is the founding CEO at The New Entrepreneurs Foundation (NEF), which is a unique UK charity with a mission to develop the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders. The NEF is also home to the entrepreneurs’ think tank, The Centre for Entrepreneurs, which publishes research, develops communities and has an input into entrepreneurship policy. Under Neeta’s leadership over the last 7 years, participants of the NEF programme have launched 110 new ventures, raised £56m in investment and created 1500+ new jobs. She is passionate about encouraging bright, talented young people to become entrepreneurs, interested in the future skills agenda and actively follows technology developments.

Prior to joining NEF, Neeta worked in private equity working with technology start-ups and private investors. She has over 30 years of experience in the corporate and technology world, spanning financial services, media & publishing, education and charities.
Neeta Patel