Emma Burlow

Head of Circular Economy at Resource Futures

Emma is one of the UK’s leading specialists on circular economy and resource efficiency in businesses and has more than 20 years’ experience in the sector. She has an excellent overview of how to manage projects of scale, alongside the detail of what drives, and helps to ensure, engagement of businesses and the public sector. Emma has recently become a mentor for The Circular Economy Club (CEC) which connects senior experts on the circular economy with young students, professionals and startups who are trying to embed the circular economy in their projects.

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