Adversity Speakers

Mohamed Khadra

Dr. Mohamed Khadra is having a successful and varied career as a leader in Education and Medicine internationally and in Australia. He has a degree in Medicine, a PhD and Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. In addition, he has a postgraduate degree in computing and a Masters of Education and is a renowned educationalist and academic. His roles have included: *Inaugural Cha ...

Moira Kelly

Moira Kelly (AO) - International Humanitarian and Global Peace Maker A wonderful and inspirational speaker, Moira's natural charm, sense of Humor, enthusiasm and down to earth manner makes her an outstanding and not to be missed speaker. A natural speaker who holds her audience spellbound, you could hear a pin drop whilst this motivated woman brings some of the stories back to life. This remar ...

Mr. Daniel Kowalski

A seasoned public speaker Daniel Kowalski talks about the pressures and adversity he dealt with while pursuing his childhood dream as well as the importance of team and the valuable skills he learnt along the way. During his career Kowalski addressed the UN General Assembly in New York delivering a resolution on behalf of the athletes of the world.

Neal Petersen

Neal Petersen is an entrepreneur, award-winning author, solo around the world racing yachtsman and international professional speaker. Only a few people have realized their dreams of reaching the stars, but even fewer have sailed alone around the world and in a home built boat! Neal Petersen speaks to audiences about realizing goals using conquest over adversity. Over the last ten years, Neal Pete ...

Nick Leeson

The collapse of Barings in 1995, and Nick Leeson's role in it, is one of the most spectacular debacles in modern financial history. How could one trader bring down the banking empire that had funded the Napoleonic Wars? Nick Leeson, the young gambler who found himself sucked into a terrifying spiral of loss was a working-class boy who lived high in an upper-class world until his unchecked gamblin ...

Nick Vujicic

Born in Melbourne without arms or legs, Nick has had to learn to adapt to this, and has achieved the seemingly impossible. Nick brings a refreshing positive focus to many employees of companies who value the importance of keeping their team motivated. He takes the audience on an emotional and captivating journey that lets them experience a taste of the adversity Nick faced. The key turning points ...

Paul Jordan

Ex-SAS, UN Peacekeeper,Security Expert, Corporate Speaker. Paul Jordan served in the elite SAS for over a decade. He later joined private security with companies including Exxon Mobile, and has provided security training and operational support to thousands of journalists including BBC and ABC, and supported CNN in Iraq during the 2003 invasion. Paul was in Banda Aceh after the 2004 Tsunami, has ...

Paul Martin

Paul Martin's life changed for the better in 1992 when car accident claimed his left leg. His new-found form led to a lifestyle many people only dream about; that of a professional athlete. From the Ironman Triathlon to the Paralympic Games to critically acclaimed author, Paul Martin finds the beauty in adversity and he's here today to convince us all that we can too. ...

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