Albert Bravo-Biosca

Director, Innovation Growth Lab (IGL-Nesta)


PhD, Harvard University

Albert Bravo-Biosca is the Director of the Innovation Growth Lab (IGL) and a BSE Research Fellow.

He holds a PhD in Economics from Harvard University, a Master of Science in Economics from the London School of Economics, and a BA in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra. He is senior economist at NESTA in the UK and has also been visiting economist at the OECD.

His work has been at the intersection of innovation and finance. His research projects have explored some of the drivers of innovation activity and venture capital performance, as a well as the contribution of firm dynamics and intangibles to productivity growth. He has also advised on innovation policy.