Born in 1965. Johan Rockström is Professor of Environmental Science at Stockholm University and director of the Stockholm Resilience Centre. He was also formerly director of Stockholm Environment Institute. He is an internationally renowned researcher within global sustainability issues, with a focus on water resources and resilience and has over 100 scientific publications to his name. He is also advisor to many international organizations and governments. Johan Rockström is author of The Human Quest (with Mattias Klum) and Bankrupting Nature (with Anders Wijkman).