About

Gustav is the Managing Director of the Earth System Governance International Project Office. He is based at the International Project Office hosted by Utrecht University, The Netherlands. 

He holds a MSc in Environmental Sciences: Sustainable Development with a focus Earth System Governance from Utrecht University and two bachelor degrees in European Science and Economics. Previously Gustav has worked as an intern for the Swedish Embassy in Tallinn, as a Case Officer at the Financial Ombudsman Australia and has previously functioned as Intern, Student Assistant, Assistant Conference Manager and Interim Executive Director of the Earth System Governance International Project Office.

Gustav’s research interests chiefly concern governance of and for sustainability transformations, circular economy and the science-policy interface.

Gustav can be contacted via email on g.o.thungren@uu.nl or ipo@earthsystemgovernance.org.