Tom Szaky is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of TerraCycle Inc., the global leader in the collection and recycling of post-consumer waste. Tom developed a unique business model that offers free recycling programmes funded by brands, manufacturers and retailers around the world. By creating turnkey and affordable recycling options, TerraCycle enables these parties to move from a linear to circular economy. Tom is the author of three books: Revolution in a Bottle (2009), Outsmart Waste (2014) and Garbage is Great (2016). Tom has been a recipient of numerous social, environmental and business awards from United Nations, World Economic Forum and Environmental Protection Agency.