Levison Wood

Best-Selling Author, Explorer & Photographer

Levison Wood is a best-selling author, explorer and photographer. He has covered stories and events around the world for over ten years. His work has featured in international publications around the world including Channel 4, the BBC, National Geographic, Discovery Channel and The Sunday Telegraph.

In 2014 he completed a nine month expedition walking the length of the Nile, which was documented in a critically acclaimed Channel 4 series and accompanying book. In 2015 he embarked on an even more ambitious challenge to walk the length of the Himalayas from Afghanistan to Bhutan. The 5 x 60′ documentary series appeared on C4, with Levison’s book published simultaneously in January 2016.

It was subsequently voted Adventure Travel Book of the Year at the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards. Lev’s most recent expedition Walking The Americas from Mexico to Colombia aired on Channel 4 as a 4 x 60′ series in January 2017, whilst his accompanying book became a Sunday Times bestseller. Lev also embarked on a major 25 date tour of the UK, playing to audiences of 600 to 1000 per venue. Lev’s most recent TV series From Russia To Iran: Crossing The Wild Frontier aired on Channel 4 for four weeks in August 2017.

His latest book Eastern Horizons about his travels as a 22 year-old-man hitchhiking the Silk Road was published on November 2nd. Lev has recently returned from his latest epic expedition – a 5000 mile circumnavigation of the Arabian peninsula from Iraq to Lebanon, with a new book, documentary series and theatre tour all in the pipeline.

To book Levison Wood as the motivational speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Levison is known to cover the following topics:

  • Exploration & Adventure
  • Natural Photography
  • Drive & Determination