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Laura Balmond

Laura Balmond

Project Manager, Circular Fibres Initiative

Role at the Foundation

Laura is a Project Manager for the Circular Fibres Initiative. Her previous projects include the report Circular Economy in India: Rethinking Growth for Long-Term Prosperity and also supporting the New Plastics Economy initiative during its early stages. Laura also manages the Foundation’s contribution to the EU co-funded project ResCoM (Resource Conservative Manufacturing).


Prior to joining the Foundation, Laura worked for Deloitte as a management consultant. Laura has an undergraduate degree in Chemistry and a Masters in Environmental Engineering from Imperial College London. In keeping with the spirit of living in Cowes, Isle of Wight, Laura has taken up learning to sail since starting to work at the Foundation.