Press

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Press

Short Bio

Mariana Mazzucato (PhD) is Professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value at University College London (UCL), where she is Founding Director of the UCL Institute for Innovation & Public Purpose (IIPP). She is winner of international prizes including the 2020 John von Neumann Award, the 2019 All European Academies Madame de Staël Prize for Cultural Values, and 2018 Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought. She was named as one of the ‘3 most important thinkers about innovation‘ by The New Republic, one of the 50 most creative people in business in 2020 by Fast Company, and one of the 25 leaders shaping the future of capitalism by WIRED.

She is the author of three highly-acclaimed books: The Entrepreneurial State: Debunking Public vs. Private Sector Myths (2013), The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy (2018) and the newly released, Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism (2021). She advises policymakers around the world on innovation-led inclusive and sustainable growth.

Her current roles include being Chair of the World Health Organization’s Economic Council on Health for All and a member of the South African President’s Economic Advisory Council, the Scottish Government’s Council of Economic Advisors, and the United Nations High-level Advisory Board (HLAB) on Economic and Social Affairs, among others.

Contacts

Media contact

IIPP Communications Team
Email: iippcomms@ucl.ac.uk
Tel: 07388 220 201

For urgent media requests:
Sarah Doyle
Email: iipp-dircos@ucl.ac.uk,
Tel: +1 (647) 461 2804

For event/talk bookings

Wes Neff – President
Email: wesn@leighbureau.com
Web: Leigh Bureau
Tel: 1-908-253-8600

Photographs

The images below are high resolution versions of Mazzucato’s portfolio pictures. All pictures © Mariana Mazzucato and are free to use for press purposes unless stated otherwise.

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© Tania Cristofari, please contact the photographer before using this photograph

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© Giliola Chisté, please contact the photographer before using this photograph.

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c.tania@libero.it
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c.tania@libero.it
Tel. +39 338 3142581