Collaboration Catalyst and Explorer
Mark Pollock Trust
Diploma in Global Leadership and Public Policy for the 21st Century, Harvard University; degrees, Trinity College Dublin and The Smurfit Business School. Focused on helping people achieve more than they think is possible through work at the Mark Pollock Trust. Former Polar adventurer, having raced to the South Pole after losing sight in 1998. After a paralysing fall in 2010, currently exploring the frontiers of spinal cord injury recovery as the world's leading test-pilot of Ekso Bionics robotic legs. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum; Member of the Board, Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, USA. Co-Founder, Run in the Dark (www.runinthedark.org), global running events. Ambassador, Wings for Life Spinal Research Foundation (UK). Runs a professional speaking business. Recipient, Honorary Doctorate, Queens University, Belfast.