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Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Jarkko Havas Discusses Circular Economy on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian

June 22, 2021 GMT

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 22, 2021--

Jarkko Havas, Lead of Insights & Analysis for the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian. The show is hosted by Shegerian, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of ERI, the nation’s leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company.

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Havas leads the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Insights & Analysis work, which consists of the Data & Metrics Initiative with a focus on measuring company level circular economy performance (via the Foundation’s Circulytics measuring tool), and also leads teams working on upcoming focus topics for the Foundation, as well as the case study program. Havas’ academic background is in environmental engineering and sustainability science.

On the show, Havas shares more about Circulytics and other important initiatives the Foundation is involved with.

“I really enjoyed the conversation with John Shegerian on the Impact Podcast,” said Havas. “John’s genuine interest in new topics and his own broad experience made the interview insightful to me as well.”

“It was an honor to have a sustainability and circularity thought leader such as Jarkko on our show,” said Shegerian. “The work he and the Ellen McArthur Foundation are doing is so important on a number of levels, including helping companies of a wide variety of industries achieve sustainability goals by shifting from a linear economy to a circular economy. It was exciting to hear what Jarkko and his colleagues are doing and how their efforts are creating a positive impact for the future of our planet.”

Every week, Impact Podcast guests are invited as thought leaders to share with listeners first-hand accounts of how they are able to make the world a better place on a daily basis.

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Other recent guests have included leaders from Verizon, Best Buy, General Motors, JetBlue, Comerica Bank, Goodyear Tire, Virgin, GE, New York City, Beyond Meat, Lipton Tea, Patron Tequila, Panasonic, Molson Coors, Ecosia, Waste Management and a number of fascinating thought leaders and game-changers, including Martin Luther King III; real estate powerhouse and television personality Ryan Serhant; writer/comedian/author Jeannie Gaffigan; softball legend and ESPN baseball anchor Jessica Mendoza; PTSD treatment pioneer, Dr. Rick Doblin; ESPN radio personalities Sarah Spain and Israel Gutierrez; ultra-endurance athlete Rich Roll; sports journalism trailblazer Shelley Smith; legendary actor Ed Asner; and hundreds more.

The Impact Podcast with John Shegerian is available for listening on ImpactPodcast.com, Apple’s iTunes, Amazon Music, Google Podcasts, Audible, libsyn, and as part of iHeartRadio’s digital broadcast, reaching over 120 million users.

For more information, visit ImpactPodcast.com

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