Founder of Wealth of Flows Consulting
Helga Vanthournout is the founder of Wealth of Flows Consulting, where she applies 20 years of professional experience to help organizations find the straightest path towards circular models. Helga was the lead author on many critically acclaimed reports on the Circular Economy and is a frequent speaker and panellist on the topic. She has a track record of deep and broad client service in the space of Circular Economy and sustainability strategy and transformation, which she built up over 15 years at McKinsey & Company and Wealth of Flows.
Before joining McKinsey, Helga worked as a scientific officer on REACH and Life Cycle Assessment issues with the European Commission’s European Chemicals Bureau. She was also a product manager in the high-tech and B2B software industry in Canada and Germany. Helga holds an MBA from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland; an MSc degree in Environmental Management and Policy from Lund University in Sweden; and a Master’s in Environmental Engineering from Ghent University in Belgium.