Corrie Block

Dr. Corrie Block is an internationally recognized speaker, top-tier Executive Coach, and a world leading expert in Business Strategy, Organizational Behavior, and Leadership. He is the Professor of Strategic Management at Monarch Business School in Switzerland and a Certified Master Neuroplastician with over 25 years' experience working on more than 150 companies.

A multi-industry expert, Dr. Corrie delivers deep insights on employee engagement, meaningful management, executive performance, culture, tech, innovation and the organization of the future.

Dr. Corrie holds Masters degrees in both Business & Global Leadership, a Swiss Doctorate in Business Administration and a UK PhD in History along with certificates in Finance from Harvard and in Artificial Intelligence from M.I.T.

Dr. Corrie is the author of many academic and mainstream publications, including bestsellers like Spartan CEO: Six Pillars of Executive Performance, Business is Personal: A Blueprint for Finding Meaning at Work, and recently released Love@Work: The Final Frontier of Empathy in Leadership. He has been published in Forbes, CEO Magazine, Psychology Today, Entrepreneur, MEED, Oxford Journals and Routledge Academic Books.

Dr. Corrie rose to prominence after establishing 5 businesses and receiving awards for product innovations. In the 2000s, Dr Corrie founded Paragon, a boutique consultancy providing high-profile strategy and implementation across industries and organizations such as Microsoft and World Bank, tech start-ups, multinationals and governments.

He's an addicted learner, an avid reader, and he enjoys CrossFit, skydiving, cycling, and Spartan racing.

Speaking topics


Help employee find meaning at work using strategic principles aimed at humanizing jobs through the work life blend of both personal and corporate vision, mission, values, and goals. It helps L&D and HR professionals unleash discretionary efforts on their teams by using a blueprint to maximize employee experience and business outcomes.

This blueprint has already been employed in more than a hundred companies and in the lives of thousands of employees around the world. The average corporate benefits include a +11% increase in discretionary effort in only 3 days with continuity reaching years, and across multiple job roles.


The Six Pillars of Executive Performance is a story-driven set of practical pillars aimed at helping you lead to a better competitive advantage through mental, physical, and organizational fitness. From mindfulness and teamwork to flow and motivation, this book is a C-suite cheat sheet on current best practices for executive excellence in leadership.


The evolutionary psychology and cultural conditions for remaining at the #1 spot. Do you want to know how Olympians keep winning gold, Olympics after Olympics? Orhow the US Dream Team won in 92, 96, and 2000 even though all of the players and the coach changed? Let's talk about what it's like to be in the lead, with no one to benchmark against except your yesterday.


Executives are under pressure to perform, and those that aren't actively self-developing are rapidly deteriorating in today's even shifting leadership landscape. Let's explore the nature of the executive function, the changing world in which it exists, and the growing requirement for a science-based approach to executive ongoing development.

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I highly commend Dr. Corrie Block, for his exceptional presentation at the World CIO200 event in Thailand. Not only did he captivate the audience with his engaging speaking style, but he also effortlessly conveyed practical insights that resonated with everyone in the conference.
Founder, Managing Director | GEC Media Group

I had the privilege of working Dr. Corrie for our SHRM Conference in the Middle East and I must acknowledge that the audience were glued to their seats throughout his session. Corrie has the ability to integrate learning with engagement and had delivered an amazing session.
Managing Director | SHRM

I attended a three day leadership training program with Dr Corrie. It was not like any training that I've ever had before in my career, and the results are much better. I see my company differently, and this has led to a lot of great benefits for me and my company.
General Manager | Al Masaood

I wholeheartedly recommend Dr. Corrie for any event requiring a dynamic and impactful motivational speaker. At our recent leadership retreat "Dare to Dream," he delivered a one-hour speech (sans notes), captivating and energizing the entire audience with impeccably relevant and original content. Dr. Corrie's natural ability to connect, engage, and inspire was powerful, eliciting a spirited response from our 100+ attendees. The sincerity and expertise with which he communicates are genuinely transformative, leaving a lasting impression of motivation and unity on our team. A truly remarkable speaker. Thank you Dr. Corrie for your time with us.
Chief Executive Officer | PepsiCo Middle East

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