Sara El-Hanfy

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Head of Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Innovate UK

Sara is Head of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at Innovate UK. Sara works to identify, support and accelerate high growth-potential innovation in the UK, based on cutting-edge AI and data research and technology. She is passionate about diversity in STEM and digital inclusion. With a background in computer science, Sara has significant commercial digital experience working in the third and private sectors. Prior to joining Innovate UK, she worked as an AI consultant advising global organisations on AI development strategies and implementation.