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Maja Johannessen

Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Gov. & Cities Programme Associate
Maja Johannessen works in the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Governments and Cities team where she coordinates the Foundations policy work as well as supporting governmental members of the Circular Economy 100 (CE100) programme in driving circular economy initiatives. In connection to this Maja also manages the Foundation’s SME programme which addresses business support organisations that wants to boost growth and innovation in their local business community through a transition to a circular economy. Maja has a interdisciplinary academic background focusing on public planning. Before she joined the Foundation she worked with local Danish governments to develop and implement strategic energy plans.