MSc Ladeja Godina Košir, leader and executive director of Circular Change platform, circular point for connecting different stakeholders with international circular economy (CE) organisations as World Economic Forum and The Circulars, Ellen MacArthur Foundation.
Circular Valley, European Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform and many others. Ladeja is a speaker and co-creator of different international CE events. As a connector and marketing-communications professional with more than 20 years’ experience in the Adriatic region, she promotes new understanding, development and management of changes in the field of innovation, communication and branding. Focusing on economic and societal transformation, she co-works and co-creates with different stakeholders, connecting businesses, cities, government and other stakeholders with their audiences through effective engagement.
She is strongly motivated to empower a new narrative that supports the social shift towards a balanced society, based on the principles of the Circular Economy. Backed by experience earned in executive positions in creative industries, Ladeja challenges old business models, patterns and paradigms in an innovative way. Years of cross-industry insights allow her to act as a facilitator, moderator, mentor and integrator. She is also a lecturer, speaker and publisher. She has been a member of different juries and program boards in the field of innovation and marketing and won several national and international awards for her creative work and for the development of innovative business models.
Ladeja is a vice president of Slovenian Dutch Business Forum, co-chair of AmCham Circular and Sharing Economy Committee and member of management board of Managers Association of Slovenia – Woman Managers. Her greatest inspiration are her three kids.