Born 25 August 1978, David Mayer De Rothschild is the youngest of three children to Victoria Schott and Sir Evelyn De Rothschild, of the Rothschild Banking Family of England. David's middle name 'Mayer' is taken from the name of the founder of the Rothschild Family Banking Empire, Mayer Amschel Rothschild.
In his early life, David De Rothschild earned a B.Sc (Honors) in Political Science and Information systems from Oxford Brookes University. He started out as a businessman, establishing an apparel manufacturing and distributing company for licensed brands.
Today, David is a British Adventurer who travels the world raising awareness about Global warming and founder of Adventure Ecology. In 2003 he began writing a series of books for children in Sydney, Australia and in 2007 wrote the official LIVE EARTH Global Warming Survival Handbook. He is aware of the need to support Third world nations in their fight against global warming!