Conversation with Dr. Johnson Yeh, former World Economic Forum Head of Circular Economy Initiative
Updated: Feb 15
An episode of Unscripted, our conversation series dedicated to bringing leaders whose works are improving the state of the world to share their insights with the next generation.
Dr. Johnson Yeh served as the head of the Circular Economy Initiative at the World Economic Forum leading up to the 2016 Paris Climate Summit. A distinguished champion of climate justice, he currently serves as the CEO of ROEHL, a company that puts circular economy principles into action. Prior to this venture, Dr. Yeh led Riot Games as Managing Director and built League of Legends into a 1-billion-dollar industry. He received his B.A. in Economics from the University of Chicago, M.B.A. from Duke University Fuqua School of Business, and Ph.D. in Strategic Management from Peking University.
This special episode of Unscripted is brought to you by Global Shapers Shanghai I Hub. Global Shapers is an initiative of the World Economic Forum and Shanghai I Hub is a local gathering of impactful young leaders currently based in the city.