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Biography: Benjamin Zander

Benjamin Zander


Speakers Corner says

“He is the most glorious and mesmerising story telling speakers around today.”

Others say

"If we could simply bottle it, and sell it as an elixir, not only could we make a few bucks, but also change the world."
Resource Investments Inc

"Zander is simply awesome."
Unilever North America

"If you want to liberate your soul, listen to Zander's Mahler. If you want to take your leadership skills to the next level, study the Art of Possibility with the Zanders. In his presentation Ben explodes traditional leadership thinking and takes leadership out of the closet. He blows the door WITH its hinges off that closet, and you can never go back after working with Ben. His leadership view is unconventional, irreverent and bold. Its impact is without boundaries. I have seen Ben Zander's teaching transform entire teams through Possibility in ways that are nothing short of magical with results that are nothing short of exemplary. He is a catalyst for Excellence."
Merrill Lynch

"Benjamin Zander draws parallels between the conductor of an orchestra and the CEO of a company, in the most unforgettable and entertaining way possible."
JSE Securities Exchange

Former conductor of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra, Benjamin Zander has an extensive inspirational speaking career, traveling the world as a keynote speaker, lecturing to organisations on leadership. Benjamin was nominated for the 2011 Thinkers 50.

Through stories and music, the vibrant, unique life-force that is world famous conductor Ben Zander is astounding to watch. His limitless energy and boundless imagination and intensity takes audiences in unexpected directions – all with the aim of making them focus on their strengths and achieve their potential. 

"Inspirational. Transforming - made me feel warm inside and a sparkle in my eye. Superb. Personally moving. Brilliant had a real impact on me. Life changing and thought-provoking.. Absolute joy to listen to. Stunning. Awe-inspiring. Entertaining. Privilege to have been there to listen to such a man."
Kent County Council

The entire experience is intended to leave the audience with messages of inspired innovation, leadership and teamwork, relating to the methods a conductor uses to keep his orchestra in tune and in tandem.

With plaudits for the change he has inspired in world-wide organisations, Benjamin’s experience and methodology are the key to inspiring businesses.

Benjamin appears regularly as a keynote speaker at the World Economic Forum in Davos, where he was presented with the Crystal award for "outstanding contributions in the Arts and international relations".

His book, The Art of Possibility: Transforming Professional and Personal Life, is a best-seller and has been translated into fifteen languages.

For further information or to book Benjamin Zander, call us on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email

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