The story of Boyan Slat (22)
Today we want to share Dutch inventor, entrepreneur and Aerospace Engineering student drop-out Boyan Slat’s story with you. In 2013, when Boyan was 18 years old, he founded The Ocean Cleanupwhich develops advanced technologies to rid the world’s oceans of plastic. Since the foundation he won multiple awards and has received over $31.5 million in donations from, amongst others, entrepreneur and philanthropist Peter Thiel, next to Elon Musk one of the founders of Paypal.
Watch Boyan’s extraordinary story and find out how it all began here: