Sustainability Manager, Techbuyer
Astrid is the Sustainability Lead at Techbuyer, a global sustainable IT solutions provider, which specialises in product life extension. She is also head of partnerships at Interact, a software tool that optimises energy and carbon usage of servers. Astrid has co-authored a number of academic papers including Optimizing server refresh cycles: The case for circular economy with an aging Moore's Law, which looked at how past generations can provide a net positive on use phase energy, economic benefit and retaining precious materials. She is a board member at the Free ICT Europe Foundation, chair of the Sustainability Special Interest Group at the Data Centre Alliance and represents Techbuyer’s partnership status on five year Interreg funded research project CEDaCI.