Katharina Kummer Peiry


Kummer Ecoconsult


Katharina Kummer Peiry is director of the Swiss-based consulting firm Kummer EcoConsult, specialized in law and policy of sustainable materials management. A globally recognized expert on waste policy with 30 years of experience, she holds a PhD in international environmental law from the University of London. She is the author of the standard academic work on the Basel Convention, and has served as the Convention’s Executive Secretary from 2007 to 2012. She is currently a member of the Board of Sustainable Electronics Recycling International (SERI), the housing body of the R2 Standard for electronics repair and recycling. 


  • Director

    Kummer Ecoconsult