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Simon Widmer

Simon Widmer

Project Manager

Role at the Foundation

Simon’s mission as project manager Circular Design is to inspire and support designers in creating products, services and systems for the circular economy. He has led the development of the Circular Design Guide in collaboration with IDEO and co-creators in the design industry, businesses and universities. Previously Simon has been a project manager in the New Plastics Economy initiative and the report Rethinking the future of plastics. 


Before joining the Foundation, Simon was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. He studied Strategy & International Management and Finance.