Sotiris is a Research analyst. He
joined us having graduated with a Master’s degree in Environmental Technology
from Imperial College London.
joining, Sotiris has become a key contributor in the Agrocycle project, funded
by Horizon 2020, which aims to improve the economic, environmental, and social
sustainability of agricultural production systems, through the sustainable
utilisation of agricultural wastes, co-products and by-products (AWCB). His
contribution concerns the development and evaluation of business models
applicable to the Agrocycle project’s technical outcomes.
believes that there is a tremendous need for circular and bioeconomy solutions
due to resource scarcity, and that is the reason why he focuses his research on
this emerging field. During his studies, Sotiris participated in the Veolia
Waste Management project which involved a waste management system optimization
proposal as well as the identification of investment opportunities for Veolia.
Moreover, he carried out research on how circular economy principles can be
implemented in the case of coffee cups, proposing alternative courses of action
to tackle the problem with coffee cup disposal.