Mandy Hinzmann is a Researcher at the Ecologic Institute in Berlin, which conducts inter- and transdisciplinary environmental research. She works on projects related to sustainable resource policy, the circular economy and eco-innovations. For the project “Transformation to Climate Resilient and Resource-conserving Infrastructure (TRAFIS)”, Mandy Hinzmann supports the research on and development of processes that facilitate transition on a local level using methods from action research. She also contributed to the FP7-project DYNAMIX, which developed policy mixes for decoupling resource use and economic growth. Mandy Hinzmann is a political scientist and holds a master’s degree in Sustainable Economics.