Tom Tobia is a designer and co-founder of Makerversity, Europe’s largest industrial co-working space for emerging maker businesses, also home to a pioneering education programme.
He is a mentor and advisor to various business-support programmes including Hub Launchpad, Design Council Challenges and Bethnal Green Ventures.
Tom is also an advisor to the UK Government for education, on the Mayor of London’s advisory board for workspace, is a TED speaker and an RSA Design Award winner.
His work has been exhibited at the Design Museum, Barbican and the V&A. He was recently selected as one of the World’s 17 most disruptive cultural innovators by the British Council.