Deesha Chandra

Learning Lead

Expertise: Community Engagement; Open Innovation; Digital Collaboration; Content Curation; Project Management; Law.

Deesha is passionate about helping people and diverse sectors collaborate, increasing community engagement and igniting social innovation. She has over 10 years experience in a multi-sector environment, developing and managing communities.

Deesha brings with her experience in program design for start ups and managed the Fellowship for Longer Lives programme (an acceleration program for early stage start-ups focusing on impacting the Ageing population in the UK), at Impact Hub King’s Cross.  She has recently published a free and living resource ( for charities and non-profits who want to use crowdsourcing to engage and innovate with their communities and partners.

LFL Role
Deesha oversees the Lab’s Learning portfolio which includes co-designing learning experiences with partners, curating content, guiding members through the Lab’s incubation platform and leading on the Learning strategy.