In this exclusive interview he gives us an insight into the inspiration behind his latest book, The Icarus Deception (which broke all the records for fundraising on crowd-funding platform, Kickstarter, naturally) and tells us why now is the most perfect time to launch a start-up. In his words: "You have more resources than the King of France did 250 years ago. What an extraordinary opportunity."
For more nuggets of gold-coated advice and to generally have your mind blown, check out our exclusive video interview below.
One more thing - whoever said 'you should never meet your heroes' was a complete and utter liar.