Richard Shaw

Richard Shaw, Managing Director of Ellis Patents LTD, Chairman of Derwent Training Association, and Business Board Chair for the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Enterprise Partnership.

Public-private sector partnership is key in move to circular economy

The circular economy marks a shift from today’s linear ‘take, make, dispose’ economic model, towards one where materials and products circulate in the economy for as long as possible and at their highest value, writes Richard Shaw, Business Board Chair for the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Enterprise Partnership.