Liam Hackett

Liam Hackett is the founder and CEO of Ditch the Label, one of the largest anti-bullying charities in the world. He has grown Ditch the Label into an organisation that helps thousands of people every month. In 2018, they reached 2 million people globally.

Liam sits on advisory boards across the third sector and governmental departments and has contributed to various academic and government reports in the UK, EU and US. Working across a multitude of countries and languages, Liam regularly speaks, debates and contributes articles on a range of issues surrounding bullying, cyberbullying, equality, discrimination, gender, self-esteem, masculinity, digital technology and young people.

He has spoken at the White House, the United Nations, the European Parliament and the Houses of Parliament. He regularly speaks at live public events with audiences of up to 12,000.

Honorary Doctor of the University of Sussex

Links & Credits

Read Liam's articles in the Huffington Post

Huffington Post


Fearless! How to be your true confident self

Liam Hackett

You can be FEARLESS.

Fearless helps you find the confidence to be your true self.

With vibrant colour illustrations throughout, Fearless shows that by breaking free from labels and stereotypes, together we can build a generation who are healthy, happy and can truly realize their full potential.


Fearless will be published by Scholastic in January 2020.