Dr. Suren ERKMAN

Email: suren.erkman-at-sofiesgroup.com

Chairman of the Board Sofies International | PhD Environmental Sciences

Areas of Expertise: Industrial ecology, sustainable resource management, eco-industrial development, industrial symbioses, eco-innovation, scientific communications for the general public

Languages: French, English, German

Career: Suren studied philosophy and biology at the University of Geneva and earned his PhD in Environmental Sciences from the University of Technology at Troyes.
After working for several years as a science and business journalist, Suren founded several companies: Institute for Communication and Analysis of Science and Technology (ICAST, Geneva), Council on Industrial Ecology (EIC, Paris), and Resource Optimization Initiative (ROI, Bangalore).
Suren is also a professor and head of the industrial ecology group at the University of Lausanne (IPTEH).

Outside the office… After work? I’m not sure I understand the question.…

Geneva's Office

Geneva | Switzerland

Rue du Vuache 1
CP 2091
1211 Genève 1

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Sofies-Geneva is the headquarters for Sofies SA.

We manage projects in Switzerland and around the globe from our Geneva office thanks to a multidisciplinary, cosmopolitan team who speaks some ten languages, including French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese.

Our centrally located offices are easily accessible at 20 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes walking from the train station.