Amory B. LovinsAmory B. Lovins

Chairman and Chief Scientist, Rocky Mountain Institute

It’s true that we are living in a time of dwindling natural resources coupled with an exponentially booming population, but PM Breakthrough Leadership Award winner Amory Lovins sees this as a challenge—and an opportunity for creative engineering. Lovins is cofounder and chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute, an independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan think-and-do tank that creates abundance by design. A physicist and MacArthur Fellow, Lovins has briefed 19 heads of state and consulted for more than 80 Fortune 500 companies. A Harvard and Oxford dropout, he advises industries and governments worldwide, and has published numerous books and papers.