Environmental Consulting EcoChange Ltd

Email: info(at)ecochange.fi
Phone: +358 50 5690049
Address: Länsi-Keimolan Tie 23,
01750 Vantaa, Finland

Suvi Runsten
Managing Director, M.Sc. of Tech., Civil Engineering
More information: Linkedin

The values of EcoChange are reliability, professionalism and responsibility.

The CEO Suvi Runsten has more than 25 years of experience in environmental and waste issues:

  • CEO of EcoChange (2008-)
  • Trash police of Vantaa Energy (2015-2020)
  • Co-founder of Womenation Inc.(2014)
  • Co-founder and Change Manager of Tyrsky Consulting (2014-2016)
  • President and co-founder of the Water Cooperative of Vestra, 1,5 M€ project for building water, waste water and optical fibre networks (2017-3/2021)
  • Senior advisor at Ministry of the Environment in international waste issues during Finlands EU-presidency (2006)
  • Senior advisor at the Finnish Environment Institute participating among others in composing National Waste Plan (2004-2006)
  • Waste advisor for companies at HSY (1995-2003)
  • Reports of life cycle analysis at Water and Environment Government (1992-1993)
  • Held more than 1000 educational events for about 20 000 people, performed communication and many different kinds of projects
  • Member of Environmental Management Association and Waste Management Association
  • Education
    • Ekokompassi Environmental Management System builder and auditor, 2020
    • Six Sigma and Lean, Change Management Specialist and NLP- training, 2015-2016
    • Singularity University Graduate Summer Program (GSP) 2014, Nasa Research Park, Silicon Valley, USA
    • Doctoral student at Aalto University
    • Material reviewer approved by Motiva, 2014 and 2020
    • Energy efficiency expert 2012
    • Special diploma for Company Management, 2011
    • Lead auditor of EMS, ISO 14001, 2010
    • Constant follow-up of the field education
    • M. Sc. of Tech. (Civil Engineering) 1993