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Ben Crowe

Brief Biography

In a world crying out for purpose, connection, confidence and perspective, Ben Crowe is arguably one of the most important and inspiring speakers of our time. As NIKI's former International Director of Sports Marketing, Ben worked with some of the world's most famous individuals, including Andre Agassi, Michael Jordan and NIKE CEO Phil Knight.

Currently as a leadership mentor, life coach and adviser, Ben works closely with business leaders, Federal Governments, coaches and athletes across the globe explaining how authenticity, vulnerability and storytelling can create an amazing culture and competitive advantage-plus, generate a life that balances achievement with fulfilment.

As a renowned expert in developing Connection, Ben takes the audience on an inspiring and unexpected journey to discover the quirky and counter intuitive principles behind successful teams and leaders unpacking:

  • purpose
  • connection and
  • performance mindsets

Ben explains the power of Purpose using personal stories from numerous organisations and high performing sports people. How professional Tennis player and crowd favourite Roger Federer's counter intuitive focus on gratitude, humility and humour enabled him to become the No. 1 tennis player in the world.

Using story to highlight the principles of Connection mindset, Ben explains how to embrace vulnerability, imperfection and self-worth and challenges the audience deeply about their own perspectives towards themes such as:

  • Expectation Vs Appreciation
  • Resume virtues Vs Eulogy virtues
  • Extrinsic motivation Vs Intrinsic motivation
  • Achievement Vs Fulfilment
  • i Vs WE
  • Person Vs persona

Ben has worked closely with business leaders across the globe, including Toyota, Facebook, Ernst & Young, Telstra, Lexus, NIKE, and almost every sports organisation in Australia and overseas