Top International speaker Neal Petersen - South African born, world-class and history-making extreme adventurer, Neal completed two amazing journeys in his life: a single-handed yacht race around the world, 27,000 miles, 9 months at sea, alone, around Cape Horn, and in the smallest, least funded yacht he designed and built himself, and an even more arduous and eventful trip of overcoming racial prejudice during the harsh Apartheid era in South Africa, economic hardship, and a childhood physical disability, just to make it to the start line!
Today, Neal challenges global leaders to make decisions that will affect people, the planet and the next generation with a purpose to lift everyone up. His awe-inspiring presentations redefine human potential and a No Barriers – Only Solutions mindset. Neal inspires corporate and government leaders and teams around the world to navigate the stormy seas of business. His list of clients is impressive and long. He is also an award-winning author of No Barriers, Journey of a Hope Merchant, and the subject of a PBS documentary.