Isaac Kenyon is a versatile international keynote speaker, a world-record-breaking endurance athlete and eco-adventurer.
Being under 30 years old, Isaac stands as one of the youngest international keynote speakers globally, making him highly relatable to early career professionals in various organizations. What sets Isaac apart is his active engagement in the experiences he shares during his talks, rather than simply recounting past achievements as a “has been.” With numerous world records in endurance adventure sports, which is a rarity in the outdoor industry at his age, Isaac’s accomplishments speak volumes about his expertise and dedication.
Isaac is also an energy transition spatial analyst/researcher and holds a prestigious fellowship with the Royal Geographical Society of London.
Isaac has a remarkable track record in organising and leading teams to accomplish impactful and purposeful expeditions worldwide. Drawing from these experiences, he can shares valuable learnings and best practices for building the perfect team capable of facing any challenges in various scenarios. Has a unique talent for uniting and motivating teams to achieve shared goals, regardless of challenges they encounter. As a highly skilled team-building expert, he fosters collaboration and cohesion among teams, guiding them towards success.
As a trustee for the mental health charity MIND and a certified Mental Health First Aider with additional certifications in mental health awareness, Isaac is well-versed in mental health initiatives. During workshops, participants have the opportunity to share personal stories (with permission) about their experiences in managing and living with mental health issues. Isaac also candidly shares his own personal mental health journey, highlighting how a strong sense of purpose and a connection with nature contributed to his healing process.
Watch Isaac TedX talk – Freedom and Opportunity from Being Outdoors – TEDxChelmsford
Isaac is the CEO/Co-Founder of Climate Explorers, a charity organization that focuses on Climate Solutions, showcasing his commitment to addressing crucial environmental issues. His sustainability talks and workshops are designed to energise and engage employees into sustainable business thinking. He encourages teams to outline their current sustainability goals and objectives, enabling them to offer effective support. These workshops may include discussions on implementing small changes to enhance business sustainability, climate resilience, and adaptability. Additionally, Isaac explores ways to advocate for replicating and scaling sustainable business practices with key stakeholders.
A skilled facilitator, he is adept at supercharging a team’s performance by assuming the role of a process guide for navigating complex business challenges. Demonstrating a strong sense of pride, Isaac lead groups through essential meetings and gatherings with an unbiased objectivity that proves particularly effective in breakout sessions at conferences.
Isaac’s adventurous spirit is complemented by his dedication to empowering teams and individuals with valuable tools and motivation for peak performance and resilience.
Clients include: Vectos Group part of SLR, Bentley, United Nations.
“Huge thanks for this team-building talk, Isaac! Incredibly inspiring as I knew you would be. The team is very energised and ready to take on COP26!” — David Saddington – Head of International Nature Campaign COP26 at Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)
“I invited Isaac to come to talk to my team at a team building/thought leadership event we were running internally, to inspire the team and challenge their thinking. The talk delivered was exceptional and was thoroughly enjoyed by the team, who found Isaac’s stories to be remarkable. As a high-performance team, this galvanised our efforts and captured our imaginations, with a real impact on our offerings and service to our clients. I cannot recommend Isaac highly enough and look forward to inviting him to speak again at future events.” – Thomas Rowson – Head of Events at Footprint Digital