Boyan Slat

Boyan Slat

The Ocean Cleanup

Location: Global

Medium: Innovation

As Seen in CREATIV Magazine: Print Issue #4 | p.42

Boyan Slat, founder of The Ocean Cleanup, is a 21-year-old Dutch inventor who is currently studying to be an aerospace engineer. His organization has won him such recognition as the annual “Champion of the Earth” award from the United Nations Environment Programme, the UN’s highest environmental accolade, the maritime industry’s “Young Entrepreneur Award” from King Harald of Norway, and being named one of the “20 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs Worldwide” by Intel EYE50.