Samie Al-Achrafi

Speaker, Author

Samie Al-Achrafi is an award-winning speaker, author and podcaster. He is recognized as one of the world’s leading voices on values and culture change, and has won a host of accolades including Most Visionary Business Transformation CEO, Game Changer of the Year, and Most Influential CEO of the Year.

His career spans six continents, working with governments and organizations around the world to create high-performance cultures underpinned by values. In 2019, Al-Achrafi presented a TED talk on Why Business Needs Our Humanity, and the following year authored the bestselling book #Time4Humanity.

He gained a double first-class degree in philosophy and theology with a specialization in ethics from the University of Durham, a Master of Science in Management (with distinction) from the University of London, and studied Leading Global Businesses at Harvard Business School. He is a reiki master and regularly participates in neurofeedback training to access the full range of brainwaves and states of consciousness, delta being his favorite.

Al-Achrafi is a Fellow of the RSA, and a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD and CMI. He is also an NLP practitioner, executive and systemic coach, and assessor with the British Psychological Society.