Chris Oestereich

Chris Oestereich

Chris is an educator, writer, publisher, and sustainability consultant. He is a faculty member at Thammasat University’s School of Global Studies in Bangkok, Thailand, where he teaches courses on social enterprise, sustainability, and advocacy.

Chris has several years of experience working in corporate sustainability, most recently as the zero waste manager for Albertsons and SuperValu grocery stores, and he continues this work through his firm, Linear to Circular. He is also a co-founder of the Circular Design Lab, a group that’s developing and teaching an open source model for sustainable design, and he’s the publisher of the Wicked Problems Collaborative, a platform that takes on some of the world’s biggest challenges.