Ashleigh Morris

CEO, Coreo

As the CEO of Coreo, a catalytic circular economy consultancy, Ashleigh is unwavering in her commitment to shaping an economy that respects and values people and nature.

 

With recognition of her strategic foresight and experience in the private and public sectors Ashleigh has been awarded as the Lord Mayor of Brisbane’s 2020 Young Business Person of the Year; is a Prime Minister’s scholar; an Australian ASEAN Emerging Leader; listed in the world’s Top 100 CSR Influential Leaders for 2020; an invitee to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly ;and an Ellen MacArthur Foundation Circular Economy Champion, a title granted to only a handful of people worldwide.

 

Ashleigh has had an audience with two Australian Prime Ministers and has travelled with the Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment toJ apan on a Future Leaders, Future Cities Business Mission and represented Australia as a panellist and speaker at the World Circular Economy Forum alongside the former European Commissioner for the environment.

 

Ashleigh is an Associate Professor of Griffith University and holds a Bachelor of Environmental Health Science with Faculty Commendation for academic excellence, 1st Class Honours in Environmental Management, and the highest honour a university can bestow, the University Medal.