Coach Kardan is a motivational speaker, presentation coach to fortune 500 CEOs and the founder of Emirates Youth Leadership 2020.
He is a best-selling author of two books and the CEO of two international training companies in Japan and the UAE. A New Zealand citizen and a resident of Dubai and Tokyo. He moved to Japan in 1991 and started working as a welder for $7 per hour in a small factory to save enough money to make his dreams come true. He picked up his Japanese language in two months and managed to learn high-tech anti earthquake welding as a high source of income. In a short period of time his salary was raised to $30 per hour which was a remarkable achievement for him since he was just a homeless kid back home. He made himself a promise to design a great life and become an example of possibility. He married to a beautiful Japanese and now is the father to a young beautiful daughter. He also attend an aviation school in New Zealand and became a commercial pilot. In 2001, after the 911 attacks, he made a big shift in his life and decided to move from flying to education and became a motivational speaker with two best selling books in Japan.
Today he works with top executives of billion-dollar companies as well as government officials and university lecturers and help them on their presentation and public speaking skills. He also train their team to improve their leadership skills, sales and customer service. Coach Kardan travels and speaks to audiences from all walks of life. His Keynote speaking engagements are educational, entertaining and inspirational. He always leaves his audience with some powerful breakthroughs and insights. His speaking engagements and training programs are delivered in English and Japanese