Speaker, Facilitator, Journalist & Adventurer. Thoughtful and entertaining. He is constantly reconciling opposing pressures: he has a passion for sustainability and a love of big engines.
Andy Pag is is a BBC TV reporter and an award-winning investigative journalist with a passion for sustainability. His adventurous spirit has taken him around the world in an old school bus he salvaged from a scrap yard and turned into a home using reclaimed materials. This journey was part of a series of experimental expeditions searching for a way to travel sustainably. Andy has driven a chocolate-powered lorry to Timbuktu in Mali, the world's first carbon negative expedition. And he organised the Grease to Greece rally for cars fuelled on restaurant scraps.
Andy is an an engineer who was inspired to change the elements of his life that were unsustainable. His initiative lead to twelve years of heading up vehicle-based expeditions to remote part of Africa and the Sahara Desert, until he found the solution he was seeking. He experimented with alternative ways of powering his overland journeys.
In 2015, Andy won silver for best documentary in the prestigious PPI Radio Awards. Today Andys entertaining talks explore how each experimental eco-adventure has taken him closer to understanding exactly what sustainability really means and ever more clues on how to achieve it.
Andy is available for Inspirational Keynotes, After Dinner or Lunch events, Awards Evenings and Educational Talks on his experience of searching for sustainable ways to travel. Andy talks with passion about: Reality of sustainability, Staying Motivated in Tough Times, It's not easy being green, Teamwork and engaging with Communities across Cultures, Embracing Change, Travel & Transport, Science, technology & engineering.
An experienced TV and radio journalist, Andy is also available as a facilitator or host for corporate conferences, seminars and meetings on a broad range of issues.