Dr Biji Kurup has over 25 years of experience as a principal consultant of Water & Sustainability at Environmental Engineers International Pty Ltd (EEI).  EEI are a multi-award winning, specialist company that focus on providing the most appropriate and sustainable solutions for its clients. Her experience in government sector comes from working as a senior engineer at Water Corporation and Department of Health.

She has published a number of peer reviewed conference and journal articles in industrial symbiosis and sustainability. She has been a continuing member of International Society for Industrial Ecology for over 17 years.  She is also a senior lecturer (Adjunct) in the College of Science, Health, Engineering and Education, in the Discipline of Engineering and Energy at Murdoch University, Perth, Australia.