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Laura Balmond

Laura Balmond

Project Manager, Circular Fibres Initiative

Role at the Foundation

Laura is a Project Manager in the Circular Fibres Initiative team, involved in writing the report ‘A new textiles economy: Redesigning fashion’s future. Her previous projects include the report ‘Circular economy in India: Rethinking growth for long-term prosperity’ and managing 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 Master's 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.