Colin Beavan is a transformational coach and consultant, public speaker, author and an instigator of thought and action. He is the Executive Director of the No Impact Project, an international, environmental, nonprofit project. Beavan is also the author of No Impact Man
, a book based on Beavan's attempt to live a life with zero impact on the environment while living in the heart of Manhattan. Beavan received both his Bachelor of Engineering and his PHD in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from from the University of Liverpool.