Dr Louise Mahler

Louise is a global thought leader in confident leadership communication. Passionate about staying human in a virtual world, Louise helps leaders and teams bring their best through body-language, voice and divulges the algorithms of engagement in high-stake engagement.

While her tools and techniques are useful, practical and highly relevant, her impersonations of world leaders and in-the-moment audience analyses are hilarious while being real and highly informative.

Engagement, humour and learning with energy are the mainstays that see Louise booked internationally across Australia, USA, Europe, India, China, the Pacific and New Zealand, mesmerizing international audiences such as Gartner, Adobe, Transdev, L’Oreal, GE and the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT).

A highly sought-after keynote and virtual speaker, educator and author, Louise has worked with thousands of high-profile leaders from around the world and helped countless top 50 ASX companies, major brands and multinationals - PwC, Telstra, NAB, CBRE, CBA, ANZ, BHP, Lion, L’Oreal to name a few.

As a global expert in body-language, voice and confident leadership, she is the author of Resonate – For those who need to be heard, published by Penguin Random House and believes that, today, more than ever we need to be confident to engage, inspire and build trust in those we lead.

Louise has appeared on every major television channel and radio station in Australia as well as highly ranked prime-time TV with Hughesy We Have a Problem. Quoted in USA and British media, she is a weekly contributor to digital and print news throughout Australia. She recorded 36 videos for the Australian Financial Review and was chosen by IBM as a key creative source world-wide. She is the host of her own podcast POP: Perspectives on Performance featuring stories, tools and techniques of all performing arts and their applicability to leadership.

Louise believes everyone has a voice, so let’s get heard.

Speaking topics

The Missing Ingredient Of Leadership 

Leaders must inspire and engage. That task is more complex than it has even been, a combination of interpersonal skills and the power to navigate today’s communications ably.

Dr Mahler investigates the roles of body language, vocal psychology and patterns of conversation that control presence and influence. Her insight and experience will change the way you think, act and speak to achieve respect and authority.

The Currency Of Trust

Authenticity and trust are now inescapable. People demand them from financial institutions. From leaders. From everyday brands. They are fundamental to success.

Technology is helping, but also hindering. There is no replacement for interpersonal excellence.

In this presentation, Dr Mahler presents practical skills for building credence and restoring the building blocks of trust.

InVisible: For Women In Leadership

Diversity and inclusion are not achieved without encountering challenges. But in-visibility is a choice. You are responsible for your destiny.

This presentation is about breaking down the barriers, being clever about how you engage with hard conversations and giving of yourself without hesitation.

It’s about the five key barriers to visibility and how you responsible for removing them.


Dr Louise Mahler is skilled professional providing individual development insights and practical solution that ensure to take it to next level. Passionate and pragmatic. I can thoroughly recommend her.
- Theresa Mills - General Manager - Guild Superannuation - Trustee service

It was great seeing on stage - you were brilliant and funny
- Nathalie Capolla - Nutrimetics

In attending over 3 months worth Crotonville and training session by GE, I have not seen a better trainer in action than Dr Mahler
- Claire Pierce - Aurizon Account Leader - Ge Transportation

Thank you for all the time you have spent with the team,both lead up to conference and during highly entertaining presentation. The content was perfect for the cusomers we were aiming to achieve.
- David Matheson , COO - Kmart

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