Ed Gillespie



Ed Gillespie is Co-Founder of Futerra, one of the world’s only communications consultancies to specialise solely in sustainable development and corporate social responsibility. Ed has driven the creative direction of Futerra's work since its foundation and holds Masters degrees in both Marine Biology and Sustainable Development.

Aside from writing regularly for the Guardian, Ed is a highly sought after public speaker with a passion for low carbon travel and his book about his round the world trip without flying, 'Only Planet', will be published in 2013. He is also a London Sustainable Development Commissioner, a Director of carbon emissions campaigning organisation Sandbag, Chairman of European Rail Business Loco2 and an investor in FoodTrade.

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