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Elaine Butler

Elaine Butler

Founder, Circular Design Institute

Elaine Butler is a designer with a background in furniture design and interior architecture, which she worked in for over 15 years before moving into the field of sustainability.

She completed a Masters in Product Design for the Circular Economy in the National College of Art and Design in 2021 and has now launched the Circular Design Institute, which is focused on supporting designers and companies transitioning to the circular economy.