naomi weir

Naomi Weir

Programme Director, Innovation at CBI

Naomi Programme Director of Innovation at the Confederation of British Industry (CBI). She leads their work to make the UK a great place for businesses to innovate – whether that is nurturing a culture of entrepreneurship, adopting tried and tested technologies or making breakthrough developments at the leading edge.

She began her career in financial services before moving into policy, working on policy areas from R&D, innovation and entrepreneurship to skills, immigration, and diversity in STEM.