Niki Davies

Niki Davies

Executive Director, Tech Cornwall
United Kingdom
Niki Davies is a Director of Tech Cornwall, a not-for-profit community organisation driving the growth of Cornwall's tech community. Under her leadership, Tech Cornwall runs an award-winning youth and schools programme, adult career-switcher programmes directly linked with local employers, and a Tech Academy to up-skill local talent. Tech Cornwall organises Agile on the Beach, the UK's largest Agile conference, and Cornwall Slush'd, backed by Europe's biggest tech startup event, Slush.

Previously, Niki was the Head of Marketing at Verv, a multi-award-winning cleantech startup specialising in data, blockchain, and AI solutions for climate change. She played a crucial role in transforming Verv from seed investment (£750k) to Series A (£10m), raising £2 million through crowdfunding. Niki is also the President and Founder of Junior Chamber International (JCI) Cornwall, creating leadership opportunities for young professionals. Passionate about tech education and community development, Niki's team are making a significant impact on Cornwall's tech landscape, making it one of the fastest-growing tech clusters in the UK.