The Focus: Given the adventures you’ve had, including crossing the Pacific Ocean on a boat made of plastic bottles, some might call you an eccentric in the mode of a classic British explorer. But for me it is more a medium to deliver a message than a medium to satisfy my ego.That’s not to say that what they did wasn’t amazing – it was – and I often look to their accomplishments for inspiration. How did their accomplishments affect what was expected of you, or what you’ve expected of yourself?When the Rothschilds last made headlines, Nat was suing a British newspaper for libel in connection with a trip he took to a Russian sauna with an oligarch and a British lord.A family that has defined several eras of financial history, and has established institutions and residency across Europe needs no introduction.
and head of Sculpt the Future Foundation, a charity that supports innovations and creativity in social and environmental impact efforts.Lineage: The youngest of four children and only son of Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild and Serena Mary Dunn. Has become an accomplished pianist and violinist and is a trustee of numerous British classical music organizations.Sailed a boat, the Plastiki, made entirely of recycled plastic bottles and other reclaimed materials, from San Francisco to Sydney in 2009. Former director of the Bank of England and current director of the family's merchant bank.This experience turned de Rothschild into an enterprising eco-adventurer.Let's hope David de Rothschild doesn't have a crazy ex-wife.Sc (Hons) in Political Science and Information Systems.