Ella Jamsin
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Ella Jamsin

Ella manages the research programmes at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. Before joining the organisation, she worked in management consulting and studied theoretical physics (her PhD thesis explored black holes and hidden symmetries in higher-dimensional universes). Her favorite kinds of insights are the ones that reveal unexpected connections between fields.


Over the course of evolution, ecosystems have perfected their strategies for long-term prosperity, in particular by balancing efficiency with what makes systems resilient to perturbations. After over four billion years of natural selection and adaptiveness, the living world has found the sweet spot for durability, which is a universal characteristic

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