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DR. JAMES WILLIAMS, THE USA

 

Dr. James Williams is a motivational speaker, professional actor and assistant professor at the University of Tennessee. He grew up as a thug in the streets, got affiliated with a street gang and by the age of 17 was homeless with 2 kids and no direction. At one occasion he almost killed someone, provoked by the gang. That fatal night sparked him to embark on a journey to unmask his true potential. He slowly built himself up, joined  the United States Air Force and married his beautiful wife (LaToya). Today Dr. Williams is an author of 2 bestselling books, has six degrees (two doctorates) and a wonderful family. He is on a mission to inspire leaders unmask their true potential and live a life of purpose. He is also a Certified Hospitality Educator and trainer and is currently serving as a keynote speaker for a wide range of audiences including – Fortune 500 companies, public and educational institutions. 

NATALIE TURNER, UNITED KINGDOM

 

Selected by CMO Asia and the World Federation of Marketing and Sustainability, as one of the top 50 female leaders in Asia, Natalie is an experienced innovation and leadership development specialist. She is a Founder and CEO of The Entheo Network, an international Keynote speaker on innovation, entrepreneurship and purpose driven leadership. Natalie is the inventor of The Six ‘I’s of Innovation®, an integrated methodology and assessment tool that helps individuals and organisations measure their innovation strengths. She is the author of  Yes, You Can Innovate. Discover your innovation strengths and develop your creative potential, selected in 2018 as business book of the month in the UK and Singapore.

Passionate about women’s executive development and transformational growth, Natalie also founded Women who Lead, a Retreat and Coaching service for female leaders.  She owns three degrees; a BA Hons in Politics & Legislative studies, an MSc in Economics and Social Psychology and an MBA.  

NATALIE TURNER, UNITED KINGDOM

 

Selected by CMO Asia and the World Federation of Marketing and Sustainability, as one of the top 50 female leaders in Asia, Natalie is an experienced innovation and leadership development specialist. She is a Founder and CEO of The Entheo Network, an international Keynote speaker on innovation, entrepreneurship and purpose driven leadership. Natalie is the inventor of The Six ‘I’s of Innovation®, an integrated methodology and assessment tool that helps individuals and organisations measure their innovation strengths. She is the author of  Yes, You Can Innovate. Discover your innovation strengths and develop your creative potential, selected in 2018 as business book of the month in the UK and Singapore.

Passionate about women’s executive development and transformational growth, Natalie also founded Women who Lead, a Retreat and Coaching service for female leaders.  She owns three degrees; a BA Hons in Politics & Legislative studies, an MSc in Economics and Social Psychology and an MBA.  

ADRIENNE GIBSON, THE USA

 

Adrienne Gibson is a speaker, facilitator, coach and consultant specializing in transformational change at the individual, team or organizational level. Working with individuals and organizations to develop the courage needed for change and authenticity through one-to-one coaching, workshops, consulting and speaking engagements.

For over two decades she has partnered with senior global leaders as an advisor and coach, and has facilitated advanced leadership development programs and team interventions for senior executives around the world. Her passion for leadership development has led to extensive training and qualifications in a variety of programs focused on leadership, change, coaching, personal development, team performance, and working globally.

Her experience working as a senior leader across 70+ countries in hospitals, financial services and pharmaceutical industries has given her significant business experience leading large scale global change, working across many cultures, and developing global leaders to improve capabilities and lead change.

PATRICK HAMILTON WALSCH, NORTHERN IRELAND

 

Patrick Hamilton Walsh is an author, backpacker and CEO.  Whilst growing up in Northern Ireland during “The Troubles” he designed his dream life as a teenager and having laid out his steps to success, he became a Chartered Accountant and Taxation Lawyer in the process.

In 2007, at the age of 28, he filled a backpack with what he needed, sold everything else, including his beloved Porsche, and for seven years explored the seven continents, travelling across 130 countries to meet as many weird and wonderful people as possible.

Patrick found love after driving from London to Sydney and is now happily married and living in Stockholm where he is consultant and advisor to numerous businesses, ranging from start-ups to Nasdaq listed companies.

PATRICK HAMILTON WALSCH, NORTHERN IRELAND

 

Patrick Hamilton Walsh is an author, backpacker and CEO.  Whilst growing up in Northern Ireland during “The Troubles” he designed his dream life as a teenager and having laid out his steps to success, he became a Chartered Accountant and Taxation Lawyer in the process.

In 2007, at the age of 28, he filled a backpack with what he needed, sold everything else, including his beloved Porsche, and for seven years explored the seven continents, travelling across 130 countries to meet as many weird and wonderful people as possible.

Patrick found love after driving from London to Sydney and is now happily married and living in Stockholm where he is consultant and advisor to numerous businesses, ranging from start-ups to Nasdaq listed companies.

M. WALLACE GREEN, THE USA

 

Wallace is in his element working hands-on with startup founders on positioning, experimentation, marketing & sales funnel development, pitching, and fundraising.

 

Over the past three years he has scouted early-stage companies across Europe,   reviewed nearly a thousand pitch decks, supported selection for €1+ million in pre-seed investments,  mentored hundreds of startup founders, helped founders raise €10+ million in seed/series-A funding, provided content and program leadership to B2B & Fintech accelerators in the roles of Lecturer, Mentor, Entrepreneur in Residence, Scout, Selection Committee Member, and Batch MD.

RADHA PATEL, WALES

 

Radharani (Radha) Patel is a young woman from the mountains of Snowdonia with a career as diverse as her background. Her Indian-Welsh-Irish heritage allowed her to grow up surrounded not only by the beautiful mountains of North Wales, but with yoga and spirituality woven into her life.

Radha is a qualified yoga teacher by age 16 and manages to combine and balance the spiritual and commercial worlds and get the most out of it.

She holds a master degree in pharmacy and speaks internationally about health, fitness and nutrition. Her background includes being a professional model (making it to the finals of Miss UK 2017) and pop singer  (performing on stages in front of more than 20,000)

Radha is the creator of TOGA (Toning Yoga), unique blend of health, fitness and nutrition with a hint of pharmacy. She is currently on a mission to inspire thousands of young women worldwide to believe everything is possible.

RADHA PATEL, WALES

 

Radharani (Radha) Patel is a young woman from the mountains of Snowdonia with a career as diverse as her background. Her Indian-Welsh-Irish heritage allowed her to grow up surrounded not only by the beautiful mountains of North Wales, but with yoga and spirituality woven into her life.

Radha is a qualified yoga teacher by age 16 and manages to combine and balance the spiritual and commercial worlds and get the most out of it.

She holds a master degree in pharmacy and speaks internationally about health, fitness and nutrition. Her background includes being a professional model (making it to the finals of Miss UK 2017) and pop singer  (performing on stages in front of more than 20,000)

Radha is the creator of TOGA (Toning Yoga), unique blend of health, fitness and nutrition with a hint of pharmacy. She is currently on a mission to inspire thousands of young women worldwide to believe everything is possible.

IVAYLO PETROV SENSEI, 5TH DAN AIKIDO

 

Ivaylo Petrov Sensei is a renowned Aikido master with 30 years of experience in martial arts. He was a Member of the Board of Bulgarian Aikido Federation from 2001 till 2015 and a founder of Aikikai Aikido School of Sports.

His interest in martial arts dates back from 1989, when he began practicing Shotokan Karate, Judo and Jiu-jitsu, before falling in love with Aikido.

Ivaylo is the owner of 5th Dan, black belt Aikido master after defending 1st Dan in 1997, 2nd Dan in 2003, third Dan in 2005, 4th Dan in 2011 and 5th Dan in 2015.

Today Ivaylo trains thousands of students to become a better in martial arts and better human beings.

He will join the retreat and share with you how to apply the aikido philosophy, so that you find more focus and balance in your daily life.