Chrissi Schoenfelder is General Manager Advocacy and Communications at Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS), the value chain initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic plastics through innovative recycling technologies and partner-driven solutions in collection and sorting. She has been in this capacity since mid-2018, supporting the establishment of SCS and its formal incorporation. In her current role, she is responsible for positioning SCS as thought leader and proactive driver of circularity for styrenics. At the heart of the mission is to unlock and raise the visibility of the unique circularity capability of styrenics, contrary to public misperceptions.

Previously, she served as Vice President Corporate Communications, Investor Relations, Advocacy and Change Management at INEOS Styrolution since 2011. Prior to that, she held several positions in strategy consulting, investor relations, business management and marketing at BASF SE in the Americas and Europe. Chrissi studied at the University of Bayreuth, Germany, and Universitad Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain, and holds a master’s degree in business administration.


Chrissi Schönfelder

GM Advocacy and Communications

Styrenics Circular Solutions