Sian Sutherland is Co-founder of A Plastic Planet, one of the most recognized and respected organizations dedicated to tackling the plastic crisis and igniting social change.
Passionate about creating brands, campaigns, and businesses with purpose, Sian has earned numerous awards, including Female Marketer of the Year, CEW Achiever Award, Entrepreneur of the Year, and British Inventor of the Year. As a serial entrepreneur, Sian boasts a diverse background spanning advertising, skincare, Michelin Star restaurants, film production, and brand creation design agencies.
In 2017, Sian co-founded A Plastic Planet with Frederikke Magnussen, employing a pro-business, pro-solutions, and pro-science approach to establish an organization committed to making a positive impact on the plastic crisis– aiming to “turn off the plastic tap.” In 2023, A Plastic Planet launched PlasticFree, the global innovation platform empowering creatives to rethink plastic-free designs and systems.
Sian has also been involved in the UN Global Plastics Treaty, bringing the Plastic Health Council of scientists to the negotiators to ensure human health impact is fully considered by all member states. This ensures that the human health impact is thoroughly considered by all member states in their discussions.
Sian Sutherland’s remarkable journey reflects her dedication to creating meaningful change in the fight against plastic pollution, and her ongoing contributions continue to drive innovation and awareness on a global scale.