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Elspeth Finch MBE FREng

Elspeth Finch is the founder and CEO of IAND (Indigo & Limited), a digital supplier management platform. She won the 2013 Royal Academy of Engineering Silver Medal and was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire in 2018. She has 20 years’ experience in engineering and tech, as the founder of two technology driven startups and as a senior leader within Atkins, a FTSE 250 engineering consultancy.​


Board & committee memberships

  • Head judge of the RAEng Launchpad competition for young entrepreneurs. 

  • Member, Diversity and Inclusion Committee, RAEng

  • Member, Innovation and Technology Committee, IET

  • Member, Innovation Expert Group, BEIS


Awards and Honours 


  • Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering

  • MBE for services to Engineering and Enterprise

  • Silver Medal from the Royal Academy of Engineering

  • Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum

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