Speaker / Host
Kevin Steele is a social and environmental campaigner. His track record includes the biggest ever lobby of parliament, leading campaigns for a £2 trillion investment group for action on climate change, and founding the Global Entrepreneurship Week, which involves 25,000 events in 77 countries. As an after-dinner speaker, awards presenter and event host, Kevin speaks on topics such as bringing about change through coalition-building, innovation and mobilising people to act.
About Kevin Steele
Kevin Steele has generated over 4,000 pieces of media coverage for his campaigns and has been a member of the Council on Social Action chaired by the Prime Minister. Kevin’s speaking experience includes keynotes at conferences of over 1,000 people, being the after-dinner speaker at the World Entrepreneurship Summit, hosting awards events for a national newspaper and leading seminars at Downing Street.
Kevin Steele worked in Ethiopia on child malnutrition at the invitation of the Minister for Health and he led a global evidence review of the impact of violence against children. His past roles include being Chief Executive of the enterprise promotion body Enterprise Insight, which catalysed training for a million people, and Chief of Staff to the Chair of the $4 billion foundation CIFF, the world’s largest philanthropic institution focused on children. Earlier in his career he was a journalist and an auditor. He has degrees from the universities of Sussex and Oxford.