Janet Lynch, Resources and Waste Leader at Arup

Janet Lynch


  • Europe Resources and Waste Leader

Janet Lynch is a Chartered Engineer and leader of the Circular Economy and Resource Efficiency service in Ireland. 

She specialises in built environment decarbonisation, circular and regenerative design across a number of sectors, including transportation, construction, industry, pharmaceutical, data centres and renewable energy. She leads multidisciplinary project teams across Europe, the UK, Australia and Asia.

By creating circular economy strategies and action plans for organisations, assets and projects, Janet is central to developing circular, sustainable solutions for clients. She leads and facilitates circular economy, materials management and reuse workshops and uses her excellent knowledge of environmental legislation and policy to advise clients on the effective and practical implementation of legislation. Janet chairs the NSAI Technical Committee, Circular Economy in the Construction Sector. She previously worked in Arup’s London office, the environment and water departments of Dublin City Council and in project development at Sustainable Energy Ireland.