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Howard Fairbank was born and brought up in South Africa. Having trained as a chemical engineer and gained an MBA, he rose to executive director level in charge of 2,500 people in a multi-national oil company. He became a ruthlessly competitive turn-around expert and corporate maverick, the youngest person ever to have held such high … Continue reading "Howard Fairbank Overview"
By the age of 39 I was hugely successful in the ruthless corporate world, living what I believed to be the “good life”, and striving alongside everyone else to achieve the “high life”. I had all the material trappings that come with the Western definition of success, but it something didn’t feel right? Although I didn’t … Continue reading "My Grand Adventure to the Truths"
These are the Past Adventures that Howard blogged. Cairo to Cape Town Bicycle, 2007: Full Blog Here Sailing Solo across the North Atlantic, 2007: Full Blog Here Canada to the North Pole, Ski, Walk, and Swim. 2010: Full Blog Here South Pole Solo Ski, 2011: Full blog Here Canoeing the … Continue reading "Past Adventures"
Click on here for an e-book that shows a range of photos that try capture to Breadth and Depth of my Simply Adventure 12 Years, and the linkage between Freedom, Simplicity, Exploring, Nature, Belonging, our Identity and finally a Grand Adventure! NOTE: The e-book takes a short while to load so be patient and I … Continue reading "Photo Gallery: Simply Adventure"
A Sustainable Pacific / USA Adventure to Explore We (me, you, Society, and Mr Trump!) have been trumped by Nature, and I’m exploring solutions for my situation: To Fly or not to Fly? A three month extravaganza crossing the Pacific twice, and the USA from the big cities, to pre election tension, to pristine wilderness…… And … Continue reading "The Current Adventure: Trumped by Nature"
Read all about how I got to the One Point Zero and the blast off in the June 2016 here