Susie Jahren is Chief Circular Product Officer at AION, responsible for creating and scaling new closed loops for sustainable and intercepting plastic before it becomes waste. AION helps big brand companies to shift from a linear to a circular plastics economy. Their solution delivers recyclable plastic products, a digital platform and knowhow from an interdisciplinary team of experts. AION calls this Circularity as a Service℠.
Susie is an experienced plastics researcher and established the Circular Economy research division at Scandinavia’s largest Research Institute, SINTEF before moving to AION to realise the potential of scaling up the circular economy of plastics in Industry. She has a PhD in Materials Science and Medical Materials from the University of Cambridge
Susie Jahren will present concrete examples from industries and brands who have transitioned over to circular models and can demonstrate positive suitable impact and taking ownership of their own plastic footprint.