Claire Kneller

Executive Director, WRAP Asia Pacific

Claire is Executive Director of WRAP Asia Pacific. She leads on the development and delivery of WRAP’s work in the region, specialising in policy and strategy support, collaborative agreements between public, private and third sectors, and citizen behaviour change. Claire has developed and delivered sustainability and circular economy projects from $1,000 to over $20M for partners ranging from Apple to the UN Environment Programme from Australia to Canada. Her knowledge of sustainable resources stretches across sustainable food systems, packaging and textiles through to recycling infrastructure and sustainable finance.

Annette Mayne

Founder, The Reconnect Project

Annette is the Founder of The Reconnect Project and has 20 years’ experience designing and implementing recycling and reuse projects with businesses, Councils and charities. She has developed interactive recycling displays with the London Science Museum, helped establish a Sydney-based food rescue group and won the NSW Premier’s Award for Environment 2016 for The Bower’s ‘House to Home’ furniture reuse program.

Christian Keel

Principal Sustainability Consultant, Edge Environment

Christian is a Principal Sustainability Consultant at Edge Environment. He has six years of professional experience in sustainability consultancy and research and over a decade of experience in Strategy and Management consulting. At Edge, Christian leads the Circular Economy and Resource & Material Optimisation teams. His projects span Circular Economy Strategy, Precinct Design, Waste & Resource Strategy and Product Stewardship. Christian has established a strong reputation for his leadership, strategic-thinking, interpersonal skills and integrity.   

Zoe Mellick

Sustainability & Social Impact Lead, GlamCorner

Zoe is passionate about driving environmental and social change within the fashion industry. Zoe is currently responsible for leading GlamCorner’s sustainability and impact initiatives. GlamCorner is one of Australia’s leading purpose driven fashion-tech companies on a mission to accelerate the transition to a more circular and sustainable fashion system. Zoe recently completed her PhD research which looked at how sustainability is valued in textile and apparel supply chains.