Dr Helen Lewis, founder of Helen Lewis Research, is an environmental consultant with a focus on product stewardship and packaging sustainability.
She works for a variety of clients in government and the private sector to promote design for sustainability and increased recovery of products and packaging at end of life.
Helen has been the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Battery Recycling Initiative (ABRI) since early 2010. She has also worked closely with the Australian Packaging Covenant (APC) since its inception on capacity building projects including delivery of workshops, guidelines and industry case studies.
Helen is an Adjunct Professor at RMIT University and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP). She is co-author of:
- ‘Packaging for Sustainability’, with Karli Verghese and Leanne Fitzpatrick (Springer, 2012)
- ‘Design + Environment’, with John Gertsakis (Greenleaf, 2001).
Helen also serves as a member of the GlobalPSC Advisory Group.