Dr Merrin Pearse is a Sustainability Advisor who blends together his formal training as a Land Surveyor with his passion of reconnecting people with nature. Merrin has a wide range of international experience working in quality assurance, auditing, sustainability, bench-marking and community engagement roles. In the 10+ years Merrin has been in Hong Kong, after moving from New Zealand, he has been very active in local environmental awareness raising. During the 4 years that Merrin worked at Friends of the Earth (HK) he managed projects on waste and air pollution.
Now as member of www.thepurposebusiness.com he works with some of Hong Kong’s largest companies, helping them implement sustainability strategies. He has experienced the recycling systems and waste handling facilities in office buildings, shopping malls and outdoor events.