Regional manager in Catalonia, Balearic Islands and Valencia Region, ECOEMBES
Jordi Pietx i Colom is a biologist and MSc in environmental sciences. He has worked as a consultant on environmental aspects of land management, nature conservation and landscape, as well as management of European environmental projects. Between 2002 and 2014, he promoted and led the Land Stewardship Network in Catalonia, fostering networking for the care of the natural environment; while at this project he was chosen member of the Ashoka Fellow for Social Entrepreneurship international network. Since 2016 he is manager of Ecoembes (EPR system for packaging in Spain) in Catalonia, Balearic Islands, and Valencia Region, carrying out technical and external relations activities with stakeholders and Institutions, to contribute to the collaboration and public-private partnerships in the selective collection and recycling of household packaging.