Information about the CEC Mentors program

Could you help circular projects and/or entrepreneurs develop and grow? Be willing to guide them along their journey, provide expert support and guidance? Read more…


Adrián Velasco

CEC Mentor

Adrián is Project Director and Business Developer in Escato and Circular Economy Associate Consultant in Ix Agency. Read more…


Alessandra Ciarnò

CEC Circular Fashion Mentor

Alessandra Ciarnò has extensive experience in the fashion supply chain, specially in sourcing and procurement, raw materials and vendors management. Read more…

Alex Lemille

CEC Circular Impact & Value Mentor

Alex Lemille is the Founder of Wizeimpact and Co-Founder of the African Circular Economy Network. Read more…


Alice Beyer Schuch

CEC Circular Fashion Mentor

Alice Beyer Schuch has over 15 years experience in the fashion industry. Founder of Cirkla Modo and co-founder of the Brazilian consultancy ES-fashion. Online tutor in SlowFashionNext. Read more…

Daniel Newton

CEC Mentor

Daniel Newton is a Sustainability Strategy Consultant at Accenture. Daniel is currently the Program Manager for The Circulars, the world’s premier circular economy awards program. Read more…


Gabriella Gyori

CEC Freiburg Organiser & CEC Procurement Mentor

Gabriella is the Procurement Category Manager at Vitra. She specialises in circular procurement. Read more…


Gozde Taskin

CEC Circular Fashion Mentor

Gozde founded the sustainable women’s wear brand, Rakha, in 2011 and created the charity Rakha PEOPLE to help train disadvantaged women communities in sustainable and circular garment making. Read more…


Kevin de Cuba

CEC Circular Policies Mentor

Kevin de Cuba is the Director of the Americas Sustainable Development Foundation (ASDF), Senior Fellow at Worldwatch Institute and Chair of the Circular Economy Platform of the Americas. Read more…


Liz Dillingham

CEC Circular Fashion Mentor

Liz Dillingham is a Sustainability Fashion Consultant and Fashion lecturer. She currently mentors emerging fashion designers and businesses in most areas of circular fashion. Read more…


Monica Pena Galan

CEC Mentor

Monica started researching about closed loop solutions in 2006 and has vast experience in identifying circular solutions and helping companies implement them in her role as Sustainability Advisor. Read more…


Peter Desmond

CEC Mentor

Peter Desmond is the CEO of Growth International and the Co-Founder of the African Circular Economy Network, he helps SMEs in their transition towards a circular economy. Read more…


Ricardo Weigend

CEC Mentor

Ricardo works as the Circular Economy Business Developer of ECOR in México. Ricardo previously worked in HEINEKEN-México for 10 years, mainly in supply chain responsibilities. Read more…


Susanne Yvonne Karcher

CEC Mentor

Susanne Yvonne Karcher is an Environmental Consultant and MSc. Chemical Engineering. Read more…