Peter Boyd is Founder & CEO of Time4Good, a social and scheduling platform that allows leaders around the world to effectively organize and optimize their time so they can dedicate themselves to the environmental and social causes they care about.
Peter is a globally recognized leader in raising awareness of environmental issues, championing entrepreneurship, business strategy, and education to foster innovative solutions to achieve a net-zero emissions world.
His work straddles the private and public spheres. He is a Resident Fellow at Yale University’s Center for Business and the Environment, a center that brings together people of all disciplines to address and advance solutions to systemic environmental problems. Peter is also a Lecturer in the Yale School of Management and a Mentor at the Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking, an interdisciplinary learning environment that cultivates leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs in all fields.
Prior to his current roles, Peter concurrently served as Chair of the Energy Efficiency Deployment Office in the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change, representing the agency at many national and global conferences, and COO of Richard Branson’s Carbon War Room. As COO, Peter directed fuel reducing technologies in the shipping industry and advances in the use of renewable jet fuel, and led Caribbean island nations to lessen their reliance on fossil fuels.
As a sought-after leader, Peter holds many board and advisor appointments. He was a Senior Advisor to The B Team on their ‘Net-Zero by 2050’ initiative prior to the COP21 conference in Paris. He currently serves on the board of London-based BLUE Communications, a PR and communications firm focusing on the marine and offshore markets, and the boards of Roar Africa and Fenix International. Locally, he is on the board of the Green Task Force in Westport, CT.
Peter earned a BA with honors in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford.