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Ed Gillespie

Author, futurist, campaigner, joker, slow traveller, urban cyclist, balcony gardener, and chef who subverts dominant paradigms through FUN

Ed is a former marine biologist turned sustainability campaigner and consultant. in 2001 he Co-Founded <a href="http://wearefuterra.com" target="_hplink">wearefuterra.com</a> one of the leading specialist change agencies internationally who help their clients to <strong><em>'Imagine Better'</em></strong> and make it happen. In 2007-8 he circumnavigated the globe without flying and wrote a book about it: <a href="http://www.amazon.co.uk/Only-Planet-Flight-Free-Adventure-Around/dp/095715738X" target="_hplink">'Only Planet - a flight-free adventure around the world'</a>. He's a serial green entrepreneur involved in a number of environmental start-ups including <a href="http://www.zerocarbonfood.co.uk/" target="_hplink">'Zero Carbon Food'</a>, <a href="http://www.loco2.com" target="_hplink">'Loco2'</a> and <a href="http://www.snact.co.uk/" target="_hplink">'Snact'</a>. Ed also sits on the <a href="http://www.londonsdc.org/" target="_hplink">London Sustainable Development Commission</a> and is a Director of <a href="http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/" target="_hplink">Greenpeace UK</a>. He lives in Brixton, South London, loves cooking for friends and cycling on his trusty, rusty Dutch bicycle.

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