Christian van Maaren
Excess Materials Exchange
Christian is the CEO and founder of the Excess Materials Exchange (EME), an award winning multi-million-dollar company advancing the circular economy. Operating in Europe, the Middle East, and Australia. The company has earned recognition from organisations like the World Economic Forum, The Rocky Mountain Institute, Solar Impulse Foundation as well as individuals like King Charles. Christian serves as an advisor to Dutch governmental bodies on circular economy policies and has accompanied the King of the Netherlands on state visits. A devoted father, Christian is driven by a mission to create a sustainable future.