Eelco Smit
Eelco Smit
Sustainability Leader
Philips Domestic Appliances

Eelco Smit is the Sustainability leader of Philips Domestic Appliances where is responsible for the overall sustainability performance of the company. In recent years he has actively worked on the implementation of the Circular Economy and Ecodesign programs with a specific focus on business model innovation, Circular product design and increasing the use of recycled plastics

In this role Eelco represents Philips Domestic Appliance at several Industry Associations where he is actively involved in discussions on the Circular Economy and waste legislation.

After completing a master’s degree in Industrial Design Engineering at Delft University of Technology in 2003 he has held several positions in Environmental Affairs at LG Electronics, Epson Europe and Philips before joining Philips Domestic Appliances in January 2021.