Helén Marton is a Project Coordinator at Demos Helsinki. As part of the New Horizons team, she is working to propel startups with a strong sustainability mission in the Baltic Sea Region. Helén’s core interests and competencies include:
- use of co-design and participatory methods to enable multi-stakeholder engagement and collaboration
- systemic approaches to sustainability challenges
- visualizing complex information
Helén holds a master’s degree from the Creative Sustainability programme at Aalto University. Prior to Demos Helsinki, Helén worked at the Energy Platform at Aalto University on visualizing and communicating difficult to understand energy related research. Before moving to Finland, she has supported progressive political candidates, governmental organization, NGOs and foundations in Canada in a communications and design role.
Besides work, Helén is an avid fermenter with a love for baking up loaves of sourdough bread.