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Leadership Speakers

What qualities make a great leader? is it communication, motivation, vision, courage?

It is often said a great leader is born, not made, but that is not necessarily the case. Leadership is a skill that can be learnt.

A great leader is able to recognise their own weaknesses and use their team’s strengths to supplement these weaknesses.  A great leader is an outstanding communicator, especially in high-pressure, high-stakes situations.

You and other members of your team may have the potential, the underlying talent to become competent, effective leaders. Keynote's extensive list of accomplished leadership speakers ranging from War Hero’s and Sports Hero’s to CEO’s and Entrepreneurs can provide the inspirational speech needed to bring out the best in you, and your organisations leaders.   

Choosing the right speaker can be a daunting task, the Keynote team is here to help should you require any guidance or assistance in finding the right leadership speaker for your next event or conference.  

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Lisa McInnes-Smith - Leadership

Lisa McInnes-Smith

Inspiration and leadership in business

Travels from Victoria

Trish Jenkins - Leadership

Trish Jenkins

Trish Jenkins delivers an amazing program called The Three People You’ll Meet ...

Travels from Queensland

Dame Jenny Shipley - Leadership

Dame Jenny Shipley

A powerful keynote speaker who empowers everyone to succeed

Travels from New Zealand

Clary Castrission - Inspirational

Clary Castrission

Clary Castrission is the founder of 40K his story will grip you as he ...

Travels from New South Wales

Tony Farugia - Sales

Tony Farugia

Tony’s sales management career spans 30+ years. Born in Southampton UK having completed ...

Travels from Queensland

Rosemary Vilgan - Finance and Investment

Rosemary Vilgan

“2013 Telstra Australian Business Woman of the Year”

Travels from Queensland

David Irvine AO - Business Speakers

David Irvine AO

“Companies can thrive if they pay attention to their surrounding circumstance”  ...

Travels from ACT

Dr Keith Suter - Leadership

Dr Keith Suter

Dr Suter is an exceptional speaker with the presence to hold the ...

Travels from New South Wales

John Mulvey - Motivational Speaker

John Mulvey

Inspiration, Motivation, Communication

Travels from Queensland

Shane Thatcher  - Motivational Speaker

Shane Thatcher

Founder and CEO of illumination Australia

Travels from Victoria

Dr Paul Twomey - Business Speakers

Dr Paul Twomey

Dr Paul Twomey is the founder of Argo P@cific, a high-level international ...

Travels from New South Wales

Stan Alves OAM - Change Management

Stan Alves OAM

Follow the journey from the elite sporting arena to business management,  ...

Travels from Victoria

Peter Hillary - Adventure & Challenge

Peter Hillary

Accomplished mountaineer, speaker and expedition leader

Travels from New Zealand

Peter Docker - Business Speakers

Peter Docker

Passionate about enabling others to be extraordinary!

Travels from United Kingdom

Ian Botham - Sports Heroes

Ian Botham

Ian Botham is a retired English Test cricketer, who was one of ...

Travels from New South Wales

Brad Smith - Motivational Speakers

Brad Smith

Founder of Braaap and 2010 Young Australian of the Year  

Travels from Victoria

Anna Bligh - Leadership

Anna Bligh

An inspirational leader and role model

Travels from New South Wales

Andrew Bryant - Business Coaching

Andrew Bryant

Renowned Business Speaker, Author, Coach.

Travels from Singapore

Alastair Lynch - Sports Heroes

Alastair Lynch

Former captain and key member of the history-making Brisbane Lions team that ...

Travels from Queensland

Adam Smith - Leadership

Adam Smith

Speaker. Facilitator. Coalition Builder. Project Leader. Passionate Supporter of Public Education

Travels from Victoria

Melitta Hardenberg - Leadership

Melitta Hardenberg

Melitta Hardenberg is a leading leadership and organisational change specialist, who also ...

Travels from Victoria

Robin Sharma - Leadership

Robin Sharma

Robin Sharma is the celebrated author of 15 bestselling books on leadership, including ...

Travels from United States

Gary Bertwistle - Motivational Speakers

Gary Bertwistle

Thinking outside the square empowering your team and improving performance

Travels from New South Wales

Paul Roos - Motivational Speakers

Paul Roos

Paul Roos has earned a much-acclaimed reputation as an AFL player and senior ...

Travels from Victoria

Nick Green - Motivational Speakers

Nick Green

Oarsome Foursome Member and Olympic Hero

Travels from Victoria

Lauren Burns - Motivational Speakers

Lauren Burns

OAM, naturopath, nutritionist, Herbalist (bHsc) Olympic Gold Medallist, Taekwondo. Sydney 2000

Travels from Victoria

Douglas Kruger - Business Speakers

Douglas Kruger

When you insist on 'owning' your industry, there is no alternative: International ...

Travels from South Africa

Dan Haesler - Leadership

Dan Haesler

Dan Haesler works with individuals and organisations around issues of leadership, engagement, ...

Travels from New South Wales

Dan Keighran - Motivational Speakers

Dan Keighran

Daniel Keighran VC is one of only ten living Victoria Cross recipients ...

Travels from Queensland

Helen Robinett - Women in Business

Helen Robinett

Helen Robinett is masterful at helping leaders and aspiring leaders to increase ...

Travels from Victoria

David Marquet - Leadership

David Marquet

David was a teenager when he first discovered his passion for leadership. ...

Travels from United States

Kim Adams - Facilitators

Kim Adams

With warmth, wit and surprising stage presence for her small stature, Kim ...

Travels from Queensland

Amanda Gore - Motivational Speakers

Amanda Gore

Until we change our perceptions, we won’t change our behaviour  ...

Travels from Queensland

Sadhana Smiles - Women in Business

Sadhana Smiles

The 2013 Telstra Victoria Business Woman of the Year.

Travels from Victoria

Meena Thuraisingham - Leadership

Meena Thuraisingham

Turning leadership potential into performance

Travels from Victoria

Michelle Cowan - Leadership

Michelle Cowan

Combining her two passions of being a mother and AFL coach, Michelle ...

Travels from Western Australia

Sir Peter Cosgrove - Change Management

Sir Peter Cosgrove

Modern-day warrior chieftain; he displays characteristics we value most as Australians

Travels from Victoria

Gina Miller - Women in Business

Gina Miller

A prominent and powerful businesswoman, Gina Miller understands how to create change. ...

Travels from United Kingdom

Daryl Elliott Green - Leadership

Daryl Elliott Green

Through his TWICE SHOT talks, workshops and programs, award winning speaker Daryl Elliott ...

Travels from Queensland

Al Baxter - Motivational Speakers

Al Baxter

Al Baxter is best known for playing Rugby Union for the Wallabies ...

Travels from New South Wales

Deborah Wilson - Facilitators

Deborah Wilson

Career Architect, Change Manager and Industry Leader. 

Travels from Queensland

Lt Gen David Morrison AO - Leadership

Lt Gen David Morrison AO

2016 Australian of the Year

Travels from ACT

Allan Briggs - Business Speakers

Allan Briggs

A straight-shooter who gets results

Travels from Victoria

Paul Jordan - Adventure & Challenge

Paul Jordan

Ex-SAS, UN Peacekeeper, Security Expert, Corporate Speaker

Travels from New South Wales

Matthew Pavlich - Sports Heroes

Matthew Pavlich

 Matthew Pavlich is one of the AFL's biggest stars. Playing for Fremantle ...

Travels from Western Australia

Jamila Rizvi - MCs & Hosts

Jamila Rizvi

Jamila Rizvi is an author, presenter and political commentator. She is Editor-at-Large ...

Travels from Victoria

Fiori Giovanni - Motivational Speakers

Fiori Giovanni

At the age of 12, Fiori’s marriage was already arranged. By 14 ...

Travels from Victoria

Andrew Bayly - Communication

Andrew Bayly

Highly versatile facilitator and trainer

Travels from Victoria

Mark McKeon - Communication

Mark McKeon

Leading work life balance and team cohesion advocate

Travels from Victoria

Peter Keith - Motivational Speakers

Peter Keith

Motivational Speaker, Executive Coach, Organisational Training & Development Professional

Travels from Queensland

Scott Amyx - Innovation

Scott Amyx

A top expert in the technologies transforming and influencing society

Travels from United States

Stephen Brady - Leadership

Stephen Brady

An outstanding mentor committed to diversity in the workplace  

Travels from New South Wales

Ranulph Fiennes - Adventure & Challenge

Ranulph Fiennes

Be motivated and fueled by a passion for life and adventure

Travels from United Kingdom

Mark Zawacki - Leadership

Mark Zawacki

A frequent speaker, panelist and moderator at industry conferences globally.

Travels from United States

Michael Fearne - Team Building

Michael Fearne

Use Lego to induce creativity and productivity!

Travels from Victoria

Carey Lohrenz - Motivational Speakers

Carey Lohrenz

Learn how to triumph in this high-risk, time crunched world

Travels from United States

Tony Cosentino - Leadership

Tony Cosentino

His keynotes and workshops help to significantly boost team productivity

Travels from Victoria

Jamie Fitzgerald - Motivational Speakers

Jamie Fitzgerald

Learn how to reach objectives whilst dealing with uncertainty

Travels from New Zealand

Bruce Cotterill  - Business Coaching

Bruce Cotterill

A professional and humorous motivational speaker with a background in business

Travels from New Zealand

Alastair Clarkson - Motivational Speakers

Alastair Clarkson

Renowned for his innovation, leadership philosophies and ability to lead change.

Travels from Victoria

David Ball - Health & Lifestyle

David Ball

Become equipped to maintain wellness in corporate life

Travels from Queensland

Anne Holland - Business Speakers

Anne Holland

Passionate speaker, educator and author about all things health and lifestyle

Travels from Victoria

Fiona Redding - Motivational Speakers

Fiona Redding

Prepare to feel motivated to create changes in your life

Travels from Victoria

Mark Sorenson  - Leadership

Mark Sorenson

Listen to Mark tell of his inspirational and entertaining sporting experiences.

Travels from New Zealand

John Novak - Team Building

John Novak

Reach your full potential 

Travels from New South Wales

Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston AK AFC (ret

Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston AK AFC (ret'd)

See outcomes from his presentations evident in individuals and teams

Travels from ACT

Mark McCrindle - Motivational Speakers

Mark McCrindle

Hear from a social researcher with an international following

Travels from New South Wales

Wayne Bennett - Motivational Speakers

Wayne Bennett

Experience the motivation one of the greatest rugby coaches uses

Travels from Queensland

Phillip Owens - Business Speakers

Phillip Owens

Experience international business and coaching top-flight talent

Travels from Victoria

Mark Tonelli - Leadership

Mark Tonelli

Hear from an expert in improving individual and team performance

Travels from New South Wales

Kelly Haywood - Leadership

Kelly Haywood

Choose to Live, Love your Life

Travels from Victoria

John Bertrand - Adventure & Challenge

John Bertrand

A successful businessman and yachting legend

Travels from Victoria

Benjamin Roberts-Smith - Motivational Speakers

Benjamin Roberts-Smith

Motivate and inspire your audience to reach new heights!

Travels from Queensland

Admiral Ray Smith - Change Management

Admiral Ray Smith

Receive leadership skills from one of the Navy's inspirational leaders

Travels from United States

Sir Graham Henry - Sports Heroes

Sir Graham Henry

One of the most successful rugby coaches

Travels from New Zealand

Dr Rick Goodman - Leadership

Dr Rick Goodman

A highly sought-after leadership and engagement expert

Travels from United States

Professor Gary Martin

A CEO, Board Director, and international leadership and management commentator

Travels from Western Australia

Simon Dowling - Leadership

Simon Dowling

Create a collaborative team and workplace

Travels from Victoria

Mark Williams - Leadership

Mark Williams

An expert manager and coach, who loves a challenge

Travels from Victoria

Danny Frawley - Mindfulness & Mindset

Danny Frawley

Passionate about breaking down the stigma of mental health

Travels from Victoria

Gilbert Enoka - Mindfulness & Mindset

Gilbert Enoka

New Zealand's leading mental skills coach 

Travels from New Zealand

John Key - CEO

John Key

Prime Minister of New Zealand from 2008 to 2016

Travels from New Zealand

Pippa Hallas - Women in Business

Pippa Hallas

CEO of beloved skin care brand Ella Baché

Travels from New South Wales

Catherine Plano - Business Coaching

Catherine Plano

International keynote presenter, executive coach and leadership development professional

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Michael Licenblat - Sales

Michael Licenblat

Increase adaptivity, positivity and performance with 6 stages of resilience

Travels from Victoria

Mark Bunn - Motivational Speakers

Mark Bunn

Learn timeless health wisdoms from a former AFL star

Travels from Victoria

Matina Jewell - Change Management

Matina Jewell

A story of inspiration and leadership learnt over her military career

Travels from New South Wales

Margie Warrell - Motivational Speakers

Margie Warrell

Live and Lead with Courage

Travels from Singapore

Andrew Scipione  - Leadership

Andrew Scipione

Former NSW Police Commissioner and respected leader

Travels from New South Wales

Georgia Murch - Communication

Georgia Murch

Australia’s leading expert in designing feedback cultures for organisations

Travels from Victoria

Jamie Totino - Leadership

Jamie Totino

An innovative businessman and young entrepreneur

Travels from Victoria

Karl O

Karl O'Callaghan

Former Police Commissioner for Western Australia

Travels from Western Australia

Allan Sparkes - Mindfulness & Mindset

Allan Sparkes

A leader in the shift towards mental wellness and lifetsyle awareness

Travels from New South Wales

Ken Wright - Business Coaching

Ken Wright

Learn applicable skills from a successful leader 

Travels from Queensland

Jess Williamson - Women in Business

Jess Williamson

Learn how to establish and build your online presence 

Travels from Western Australia

Keith Ferrazzi - Business Speakers

Keith Ferrazzi

A global thought leader in the relational and collaborative sciences

Travels from United States

Clara Durodie - Finance and Investment

Clara Durodie

Hear from a technology strategist specialised in artificial intelligence within financial services  ...

Travels from United Kingdom

Tania de Jong AM - Women in Business

Tania de Jong AM

One of Australia’s most successful female entrepreneurs and innovators

Travels from Victoria

Alexander Downer - Business Speakers

Alexander Downer

Leadership, Global Stability and Negotiation from a past Foreign Affairs Minister

Travels from South Australia

Elly Johnson - Leadership

Elly Johnson

A  leading authority on truth and deception

Travels from New South Wales

Peter Wilkinson - Entrepreneur

Peter Wilkinson

Passionate about delivering meaningful change in retail 

Travels from Victoria

Bernie Brookes - Business Speakers

Bernie Brookes

One of Australia's most outstanding retailers and business leaders

Travels from New South Wales

Daniel Flynn - Branding & Marketing

Daniel Flynn

A motivational speaker with a passion for helping those less fortunate

Travels from Victoria

Ken Lay APM - Leadership

Ken Lay APM

Striving to make Australia a better place through changes 

Travels from Victoria

Darryl Blake - Customer Service

Darryl Blake

Develop the people side of your business

Travels from Queensland

Tony Shepherd - Business Coaching

Tony Shepherd

Considered Australia’s leading infrastructure and development authority

Travels from New South Wales

Colin James - Business Coaching

Colin James

One of Australia's leading coporate speakers, eductaors and facilitators

Travels from New South Wales

Paul Taylor - Motivational Speakers

Paul Taylor

Exercise Physiologist, Nutritionist, Neuroscientist and Affiliate Professor

Travels from Victoria

Rosie Batty - Motivational Speakers

Rosie Batty

A leading voice against domestic violence

Travels from Victoria

Christopher Kai - Leadership

Christopher Kai

Passionate about buiding skills in leadership, communication and work productivity

Travels from United States

Dr Paul Scully-Power - Leadership

Dr Paul Scully-Power

Integrator, strategist, orthogonal thinker and Australia’s first astronaut

Travels from New South Wales

Sam Turner  - Diversity & Inclusion

Sam Turner

Hear from former Head of Inclusion & Diversity for Westpac

Travels from New South Wales

Caterina Sullivan - Innovation

Caterina Sullivan

Involved in the United Nations’ Global Goals for Sustainable Development  ...

Travels from ACT

Warren Cass - Leadership

Warren Cass

A passionate entreprenuer with over 25 years experience

Travels from United Kingdom

Belinda Vesey-Brown - Branding & Marketing

Belinda Vesey-Brown

Connect with customers so you don't sell on price

Travels from Queensland

Nathan McDonald - Leadership

Nathan McDonald

Be equipped with tools to de-escalate, defuse and defend

Travels from Queensland

Mads Faurholt-Jorgensen - Entrepreneur

Mads Faurholt-Jorgensen

One of Europe's leading internet entrepeneurs and founders

Travels from United Kingdom

Barney Swan - Leadership

Barney Swan

A globally recognized thought leader in leadership and sustainability

Travels from United States

Christina Matthews - Leadership

Christina Matthews

CEO of the Western Australian Cricket Association and former cricketer

Travels from Western Australia

Shirley McKinnon - Leadership

Shirley McKinnon

Training managers and leaders to develop high performance teams

Travels from Western Australia

Andrew Embley - Sports Heroes

Andrew Embley

A former West Coast Eagles star with a focus on success

Travels from Western Australia

Brad Fittler - Sports Heroes

Brad Fittler

An in demand NRL speaker giving insights into communication and leadership

Travels from New South Wales

Nina Hobson - Interesting Ideas

Nina Hobson

Motivating and inspiring audiences with an incredible story

Travels from Western Australia

Mark Mathews - Motivational Speakers

Mark Mathews

Offers game-changing ways to adapt to stress and increase wonder

Travels from Queensland

Marc Randolph - Leadership

Marc Randolph

Best known for starting the popular streaming service, Netflix 

Travels from United States

Rik Rushton - Motivational Speakers

Rik Rushton

An expert in sales performance, leadership, culture and consumer experience

Travels from Victoria

Clifford Rosenberg - Social Media

Clifford Rosenberg

Gain insight into the digital world from the founder of LinkedIn

Travels from New South Wales

Rob Pyne - Most Popular

Rob Pyne

Fascinated by the way we think and make decisions 

Travels from New South Wales

Emily Kucukalic - Branding & Marketing

Emily Kucukalic

Gain insight to produce success and acheive greatness 

Travels from New South Wales

Sharon Bown - Motivational Speakers

Sharon Bown

Inspiration, motivational and incredible. Change the way you see adversity

Travels from ACT

Justine Flynn - Branding & Marketing

Justine Flynn

Co-founder and Directer of Brand and People at Thankyou

Travels from Victoria

Phil Lee - Business Speakers

Phil Lee

Learn what it takes to be the 'Rockstar' of your life

Travels from New South Wales

Robynne Berg - Innovation

Robynne Berg

Innovation consultant and authority on customer-centric innovation 

Travels from Victoria

James Adonis - Motivational Speakers

James Adonis

Motivational speaker specialising in employee engagement and team leader education

Travels from New South Wales

Blake Beattie - Change Management

Blake Beattie

Delivering practical strategies that will have an impact

Travels from New South Wales

Tom Panos - Business Speakers

Tom Panos

Real Estate Coach who teaches audiences how to attract business 

Travels from New South Wales

Dan Turton - Leadership

Dan Turton

Passionate about leadership and driven to help others explore ideas

Travels from Queensland

Cam Calkoen - Business Coaching

Cam Calkoen

Motivating people across the globe to dream BIG

Travels from New Zealand

Ian Berry - Change Management

Ian Berry

Author, trusted advisor and speaker who understands business

Travels from New South Wales

Michael Hill - Leadership

Michael Hill

The founder of one of New Zealands most successful retail companies

Travels from New Zealand

Leonie McKeon - Leadership

Leonie McKeon

Learn how to navigate the business of complex markets using ancient Chinese ...

Travels from South Australia

Dr Seamus Phan - Leadership

Dr Seamus Phan

Providing in-depth knowledge on marketing, sales and customer service

Travels from Singapore

Rowdy McLean - Motivational Speakers

Rowdy McLean

Helping businesses, teams and individuals to step up and deliver results

Travels from Queensland

Gabrielle Dolan - Business Coaching

Gabrielle Dolan

A global thought leader on authentic leadership and business storytelling

Travels from Victoria

Dr Louise Mahler - Motivational Speakers

Dr Louise Mahler

A communications specialist who aims to have audiences 'be heard'

Travels from Victoria

Anders Sorman-Nilsson  - Motivational Speakers

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Determined to change the way we think

Travels from New South Wales

Josie Thomson - Business Coaching

Josie Thomson

Coach, speaker, trainer, business owner and author

Travels from Queensland

Darren Hill - Innovation

Darren Hill

Offering culture change programs and advice that is shifting business

Travels from Queensland

Lindsay Adams - Business Coaching

Lindsay Adams

Passionate about building effective leaders and teams.

Travels from Queensland

Jane Mara - Business Coaching

Jane Mara

Author, researcher, leadership trainer and executive coach 

Travels from New South Wales

Karen Phillips - Change Management

Karen Phillips

Professional speaker and innovation facilitator

Travels from Queensland

Karen Schmidt - Leadership

Karen Schmidt

Maximise team engagement and confidence to increase productivity 

Travels from Queensland

Ricky Nowak - Business Speakers

Ricky Nowak

A key name in industry circles recognised for excellence in Leadership

Travels from Victoria

Paul Featherstone - Motivational Speakers

Paul Featherstone

People recovery and emergency situation expert, Paul is an Australian Bravery Medal ...

Travels from New South Wales

Nick Farr-Jones - Motivational Speakers

Nick Farr-Jones

Motivates, inspires and assists audiences to understand change and leadership

Travels from New South Wales

Ngahi o te ra Bidois - Motivational Speakers

Ngahi o te ra Bidois

Motivational skills taught through Ancient Wisdom and Modern Solutions!

Travels from New Zealand

Mick Malthouse - Motivational Speakers

Mick Malthouse

Legendary AFL Coach and Team Leader

Travels from Victoria

Matt Church - Business Coaching

Matt Church

Founder of Thought Leaders Global and authority on Thought Leadership.  

Travels from New South Wales

Mark Squirrell OAM - Adventure & Challenge

Mark Squirrell OAM

Explore the principles of leadership, resilience and communication

Travels from Victoria

Mark Bickley - Motivational Speakers

Mark Bickley

A football legend whose passion extends beyond the field

Travels from South Australia

Liz Ellis - Sports Heroes

Liz Ellis

As one of Australia’s highest profile elite athletes and most successful netballers ...

Travels from Queensland

John McGrath - Leadership

John McGrath

One of the most influential figures in the property industry. 

Travels from New South Wales

David Penglase - Change Management

David Penglase

Learn how to build positive business relationships

Travels from New South Wales

Andrew Gaze - Motivational Speakers

Andrew Gaze

One of Australia’s most well-known and respected sporting champions

Travels from Victoria

Alan Patching - Facilitators

Alan Patching

Learn the principles you need to adopt to achieve

Travels from Queensland

 

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