Christian Rudolph RIGA COMM 2016 Business Innovation Conference Business Models October 20

Christian Rudolph

Founder and Head of Circular Economy Consultancy @ Nextcycle

Chris is founder and head of circular economy consultancy Nextcycle. With an academic background in corporate management and economics his primary focus is in the field of sustainability and innovation. Since 2009 he has been working with several companies from various industries such as Audi, BASF, Fairphone, Ernst&Young, or Philips Design. Chris lectured sustainable innovation at Fontys Business School Venlo, Netherlands and Service Design at Leibniz University Hanover, Germany. Since 2013 he supports EU’s biggest sustainable innovation initiative ClimateKIC as business model coach and acts as external advisor to the EU commission on circular economy issues (Horizon 2020).