Dermott Hickson, Practitioner

Dermott Hickson, Practitioner

Dermott is a new practitioner on the International Synergies team in Northern Ireland and is responsible for engaging a diverse range of businesses and industrial actors within the Industrial Symbiosis Programme.  Having recently graduated from a Masters in Leadership for Sustainable Development, he first became interested in Industrial Symbiosis through his research into the Circular Economy and was determined to pursue a career in that field.  With an extensive background in the Arts and Creative sectors he brings with him a passionate, advocative approach to Industrial Symbiosis which he sees as a crucial mechanism in face of 21st century economic and ecological challenges.  Dermott is looking forward to developing his career in an exciting arena and hopes to hone his abilities as a practitioner through innovative and collaborative relationships across the sectors