Guest Speaker - Ken Wright
Business Growth Consultant, Facilitator
Engage 4 Results
Ken Wright, “The Business Growth Consultant” travels the world helping organisations grow revenue. He helps them get the most from a company’s greatest asset – human capital. With a background as CEO of Westpac Financial Services he optimizes results by effectively engaging people. His most recent book, The People Pill went on to win the prestigious Gold Medal in the USA Business Book Awards. In four decades of service, he has leveraged his unique perspective on excellence in the workplace for franchises, small businesses and multinational corporations. Encouraging leaders to connect better with their employees is his life mission. Focused on establishing leadership confidence and developing passionate followers, Ken Wright’s background includes:
- Bank Teller to youngest Bank Manager to Head of Sales and Services at Westpac (40,000+ employees). He later became CEO of Westpac Financial Services growing profitability by 425% in just five years.
- Some personal achievements are semi-professional athlete in three sports. Competitor in five marathons.
- The People Pill‘s Gold Medal book award put him ahead of Seth Godin and Peter Drucker.
- Dubbed as “our secret weapon” by companies he’s helped, Ken Wright is a sought-after business growth expert, conference speaker, workshop presenter and executive coach for companies in Australia, New Zealand and the USA.
Fellow Australian Institute of Management; Board Member, Australian Institute of Management; Board Member, Starlight Children’s Foundation