An award-winning CEO and global leadership expert, Krister Ungerböck is the keynote speaker who delivers.

Book a leadership keynote speaker who delivers on all fronts. Krister Ungerböck is an award-winning CEO with an impressive track record and groundbreaking leadership message. With passion and energy, he tells a raw, gripping story of success and failure that captivates participants and sparks personal insights and self-discovery. Always mindful of the bottom line, every keynote delivers practical tips that leaders (at all levels) can apply immediately to drive employee engagement and business growth.


TESTIMONIALS

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“Krister was a memorable and incredible speaker. His talk had the audience fully engaged in his inspiring story of the unique, practical, and surprising leadership lessons he learned during and after his time as a successful CEO.”
- Bernice Chao, Creative Director, TEDxCulverCity

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I would highly recommend Krister for your next keynote. Krister’s approach to leadership is all about discovery. He takes you on a journey looking in unexpected places for the secrets of leadership."
- Vicki Hawarden,
VP of Events, Meeting Professionals International (MPI)

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"Krister's talk was rated 9+ by attendees. Krister personalized a talk to our attendees' current challenges after leading a call to understand our needs."
- Britt Stender, Director, American Family Insurance


Krister’s insights have been featured in:

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ABOUT KRISTER

Featured in national publications such as NPR, Forbes, Inc, and Entrepreneur for his practical, unconventional insights on leadership, emotional intelligence and employee engagement, Krister Ungerböck is proven global CEO, executive coach and sought-after keynote speaker

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  • Hyper-growth entrepreneur and global CEO who led a company from $1 million to $100 million valuation

  • Shares lessons learned while leading in two foreign languages and observing leaders on five continents

  • A unique leadership keynote speaker who has done business in 40 countries, built businesses in six and lived in three

  • As the world's first Leadership Archaeologist™, Krister digs in unexpected places to unearth unconventional leadership insights

  • Employee engagement expert and winner of five consecutive Top Workplace Awards

  • Author of the upcoming book The Language of Leadership based upon his experience learning to lead in two foreign languages

  • Passionate, energizing, and dynamic keynote speaker



KRISTER HAS DELIVERED IMPACTFUL TALKS TO THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE ON FIVE CONTINENTS

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WATCH KRISTER SPEAK

Krister Ungerböck is a sought-after leadership keynote speaker on discovering the hidden secrets of leadership and success.  He takes audiences on an emotionally-charged journey to far off places to seize their full potential.  Let the world’s first Leadership Archaeologist inspire your audience, helping find their own hidden treasure, both personally and professionally.