Chris Ward

Author, adventurer, activist, father, coffee geek

Chris Ward is a highly regarded & successful author, activist, adventurer and father.

Commercially, Chris worked at the highest level with many of the World's leading commercial brands such as AT&T, Facebook, Twitter, Google, Harper Collins, Stella Artois, BBC, Adidas, C4, Evian, Sony PlayStation etc.

Recently he has worked in the charity sector as Director of two of the world's biggest cause related organisations/campaigns: Comic Relief and 1GOAL (the legacy of the 2010 World Cup). He also sat on the social legacy board of the London 2012 Olympics and helps run the UK’s biggest volunteering website,

He has worked with many Presidents, Prime Ministers & global non-profit organisations such as The Gates Foundation, Fairtrade, Nelson Mandela Foundation, Oxfam, Save The Children, Twitter For Non-profits and directly with key individuals such as Queen Rania of Jordan. Desmond TuTu, Sepp Blatter, Jack Dorsey, Ban Ki-Moon, President Zuma etc.

Chris’s book 'Out Of Office: work where you like & achieve more' has been a No. 1 bestseller in the Uk and USA and top ten in Canada and Germany. It shows readers how to be more productive and creative working away from the confines of an office and how it can lead you to a more successful and fulfilling personal life.

Chris has completed 10 international marathons & the 3 hardest mountain bike races in the world - across The Rockies, Alps & South Africa. In 2013 he cycled the entire Le Tour de France route ahead of the pro race. He is married with 4 children & lives in West London.