John Elkington is an author, advisor, serial entrepreneur and a world authority on corporate responsibility and sustainable development. He is credited for coining such terms as environmental excellence, green consumer, and the triple bottom line.
He is currently Chairman and Chief Pollinator at Volans, a transformation agency working at the intersection of sustainability, entrepreneurship and innovation. John is also the co-founder of SustainAbility, a consultancy and think-tank helping clients integrate sustainability into their business.
His latest book is The Breakthrough Challenge, co-authored with former Puma Chairman & CEO Jochen Zeitz.
He holds an MPhil in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of College London and a BA, and Honorary Doctorate, from the University of Essex.