Indro Mukerjee

CEO at Innovate UK


Chief Executive Officer, Innovate UK

Indro Mukerjee is CEO of Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency.

He is a highly experienced technology CEO and business leader with a track record of leading innovation and technology commercialisation in businesses of all sizes across the world – from publicly listed and multinational corporations to new venture and private equity backed technology companies.

Indro has extensive experience of leading fast growth; start-up; spinouts; restructuring; turnaround and successful M&A. Much of his time was spent in Asia and the US.

With a strong personal interest in the development of skills for industry, he cofounded the UK Electronics Skills Foundation ( and served on the SEMTA (now Enginuity) board for nine years, where he was also Chairman of the committee managing their investment fund. He is also a passionate advocate for diversity, equality, and inclusion.

Indro has a degree in Engineering Science from Oxford University, is a graduate of the Wharton Advanced Management Program and speaks several European languages.