Kenneth Alston has over 38 years experience of sustainable development and circular Economy. He is a Senior Advisor to the Circular Economy Platform of the Americas and a partner in Circularity Edge consulting firm. Former CEO of McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry from 2006 to 2017, M. Alston has a comprehensive knowledge, understanding and application of Cradle to Cradle design principles and practice in new product development processes to consistently generate innovative product concepts intentionally designed for a sustainable circular & blue economy.
In addition to the United States, M. Alston has spoken extensively in Europe, Central and Latin America including Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, France, Jamaica, the Netherlands, Panama, Peru and the UK. In 2015 he was chosen to lead a goodwill speaking tour in Germany, presenting at several Earth Week events on behalf of the U.S. State Department.