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Business, Environment, and Society Speaker Series: David Rachelson, Chief Sustainability Officer, Rubicon Global

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Thursday, April 21



Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business

800 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, Atlanta 30308
Hybrid- Virtual & Room 312


The Circular Economy: Practical Solutions to Environmental Challenges

David Rachelson

The Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business invites you to the next talk in the Business, Environment, and Society Speaker Series. David Rachelson, Rubicon’s chief sustainability officer, will present “The Circular Economy: Environmental Issues and Practical Solutions.” The event is open to the public.

Speaker bio:

David Rachelson is Rubicon’s chief sustainability officer. He spearheads the company’s sustainability efforts to achieve the company’s mission to end waste through increased landfill diversion and innovative circular economy solutions. He has authored numerous thought leadership pieces on the circular economy, sustainability, and recycling, and has spoken at leading conferences including Ellen MacArthur Foundation CE 100, Sustainable Brands Tokyo, Sustainable Brands New Metrics, Wharton’s Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership (IGEL), and GreenBiz’s VERGE conference. Rachelson earned an MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School and a B.A. from George Washington University. He is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations and serves on the Advisory Board of the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business at Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business.

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About the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business: 

The Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business was founded in 2013 to act as a catalyst and connector, bringing together students, research faculty, companies, and entrepreneurs to create an environment where business-driven solutions to sustainability challenges can take shape and thrive. In all, Scheller provides students unparalleled breadth in environmental sustainability, ethics, corporate social responsibility, social entrepreneurship, and values-based leadership.