Speaker profile

Adrienna Zsakay

Adrienna Zsakay

CEO, Circular Economy Asia

Circular Economy Asia (CEA) was founded by Ms Adrienna Zsakay in 2016. Her journey began when she became interested in infrastructure design for recyclable resource recovery collection systems. From there it was an easy transition to the Circular Economy and the founding of Circular Economy Asia (legally registered as Circular Asia Association).

In early 2020 Ms Zsakay launched Circular Skills, the world’s first online education platform dedicated to skills training for the circular economy. Courses include Circular Economy Foundation Course, The Nine Steps Towards a Circular Business, and the Waste-
as-a-Resource workshop. CEA’s projects include Waste-as-a-Resource and the Asian Plastics & Packaging Agreement. CEA also provides consultancy services. 

Ms Zsakay has a BA(Asian Studies & Politics) from the University of Western Australia and has studied International and Asian food law from Michigan State University.