Team Tinna February 6, 2020

Team

Meet the Circular Revolution team

Hugo Spowers

Position:

Managing Director and Founder

Riversimple

Tag: Riversimple, Industry, Operation Management, Supply Chain, Blockchain, Legal

Chief engineer and founder of Riversimple, Hugo Spowers is also a recognised thought leader on the Circular Economy, as architect for the business model, technology and governance of Riversimple. Hugo graduated from Oxford with an Engineering degree and has an MBA from Cranfield University. Hugo is responsible for all technical aspects of the cars and for the architecture of the business itself.

Hugo has been asked to speak on the Circular Economy numerous times–e.g. at the Cambridge Centre for Industrial Sustainability in 2015; the CE100 meeting in Milan in 2016; a UNIDO conference on the Circular Economy in the automotive industry on Bratislava 2017; he delivered a keynote speech at the EIB/ECB on creating a circular value network at their annual conference; and he was invited to speak at the launch of the Circular Cars Initiative at Davos 2020 by the World Economic Forum.

Hugo will be providing strategic support and thought leadership for the business outreach activities as well as strategic support and operational guidance for the Pilot Projects.

Hugo Spowers

Managing Director and Founder

Riversimple

Fiona Spowers

Position:

Communications Director

Riversimple

Tag: Riversimple, Industry, Operation Management, Supply Chain, Blockchain, Legal

Fiona Spowers is Riversimple’s communications director and has over 30 years’ experience in the advertising business. Having worked for agencies in London and Paris, she went to become head of strategic planning across Europe for 9 years and globally for another 10 years for TBWA, one of the top global advertising agencies. Fiona is the Project’s Senior Responsible Officer.

Fiona Spowers

Communications Director

Riversimple

Julia Chesney-Roberts

Position:

Commercial & Legal Manager

Riversimple

Tag: Riversimple, Project Delivery, Operation Management, Legal

Julia Chesney-Roberts graduated from University of the West of England, Bristol with an LLB(Hons) Law and Spanish and is currently studying an MBA at Warwick University. She is Commercial and Legal Manager at Riversimple with specific responsibility for strategic projects and Circular Economy activity. Julia has worked internationally with start-ups to corporations and across a number of industries in roles like Compliance & Regulations Manager, Operations Manager and Programme Manager. Julia is the Project Delivery Coordinator for the contractual agreements and open source Pilot Projects.

Julia Chesney-Roberts

Commercial & Legal Manager

Riversimple