Local Keynote Speakers in Singapore

Do you need to find a local keynote speaker for an event, meeting, or conference coming up in Singapore?

Singapore, the globally connected multicultural city-state, is located at the heart of Southeast-Asia, making it one of the preferred business destinations. The ethnic diversity of Singapore is evident from its four different official languages, including English. Singapore is rated as the world’s second freest economy, housing 7,000 multinational companies. The list of Fortune 500 corporations that have benefited from situating their international headquarters in Singapore includes Mitsubishi Corporation, Citibank, and MediaCorp Private Limited. Explore our extensive list of top motivational, inspirational, professional, and leadership keynote speakers in Singapore.

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News Anchor and Reporter, BBC World News

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Rico Hizon is the anchor of BBC World News’ Asia Business Report and the host of NewsDay. Hizon’s reports take him all across the Asia-Pacific region, and he discusses up-to-the-minute economic and market news and offers in-depth analysis of the latest business trends.

Leader of the 1st Singapore Everest Expedition

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David Lim led the first Singapore Mount Everest Expedition. He delivers unforgettable talks on leadership and bouncing back from setbacks, having battled a nerve disorder that left him partially disabled. Lim helps people believe they can be more than ordinary. He is on the adjunct faculty for INSEAD’s business school and the author of three books: Mountain to Climb, Against Giants: The Life and Climbs of a Disabled Mountaineer, and How Leaders Lead: 71 Lessons in Leading Yourself and Others.
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Technology Critic & Writer

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  • Local: Under $10,000*
  • US East: Under $10,000*
  • US West: Under $10,000*
  • Europe: Under $10,000*
  • Asia: Under $10,000*

Sara M. Watson is a writer and technology critic. She is an affiliate with the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University. Sara writes and speaks about emerging issues in the intersection of technology, culture, and society. Her writing appears in The Atlantic, Wired, The Washington Post, Slate, Motherboard, and other publications. She presents at technology conferences around the globe, including SXSW and O’Reilly Strata. Sara began her career as an enterprise technology analyst at The Research Board (Gartner, Inc.), exploring the implications of technological trends—like cloud computing, collaboration software, and big data—for Fortune 500 CIOs. She was recently a research fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University. She holds an MSc in the Social Science of the Internet with distinction from the Oxford Internet Institute, where her award-winning thesis examined the personal data practices of the Quantified Self community. She graduated from Harvard College magna cum laude with a joint degree in English and American literature and film studies. Her interdisciplinary work continues to draw from media studies, science and technology studies, anthropology, and literature. Sara is based in Singapore and tweets @smwat.

Founder of Interesting.org

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  • Local: $10,001 - $20,000*
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  • Asia: $10,001 - $20,000*
Fredrik Haren is the founder of interesting.org and has quickly become one of the most talked-about names in creativity. He has written eight books, including best-selling The Idea Book, and his latest, One World, One Company. He punctuates his messages with amusing examples that demonstrate the value of innovative thinking, yet show just how difficult it is. Haren discusses creativity, idea generation, entrepreneurship, and the new breed of global company.

Contemporary Pianist, Composer, and Author

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  • Local: $35,001 - $55,000*
  • US East: $35,001 - $55,000*
  • US West: $35,001 - $55,000*
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Kevin Asbjörnson is a composer, pianist, inspirational speaker, and author. He focuses on the areas of global leadership, creativity and innovation in the workplace, and coaching for performance and potential. With the idea that high-impact leaders have a lot in common with artists, he explores the artistry of leadership while demonstrating techniques through live piano performances. His presentations are fresh and entertaining, with solid content and messaging.

Motivational Speaker & Leadership Coach

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  • Local: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • US East: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • US West: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • Europe: Please Inquire
  • Asia: $10,001 - $20,000*

Author, motivational speaker and leadership coach, Andrew Bryant is a thought leader on self-leadership and firmly believes that if we lead ourselves others will surely follow. As a global expert on self-leadership he engages, inspires and shares practical take away on how to be more motivated, innovative, productive and successful.

Ilian Mihov is the professor of economics at INSEAD Singapore and renowned for his expertise in monetary and fiscal policy and economic growth. Repeatedly named INSEAD’s best teacher, he is adept at explaining the current economic environment and what that means for businesses. Mihov is extensively published and frequently appears on networks like BBC and CNBC Asia. He discusses the rapid transformation of the world economy and the rise of emerging economies in Asia.

Singaporean Producer and Presenter for BBC World News

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  • Local: Under $10,000*
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  • Asia: Under $10,000*
Sharanjit Leyl regularly anchors Asia Business Report and Newsday from the BBC's Singapore studio. She is also a reporter and producer on these shows along with World Business Report. She has filed reports for radio on the BBC World Service business and arts programmes and written features for BBC news online.
Finding The Best Speaker For Your Singapore Event

Singapore is also fast becoming the top destination for sales kick offs, corporate meetings, annual summits, conventions, and special events, and local speakers from the area are likely to have greater flexibility in their schedule and be available at an affordable, local rate. You don't have to go far to find a high-caliber professional keynote speaker in the Singapore area.

Leading Authorities, Inc. speakers bureau represents many great event speakers from the Singapore area, on topics ranging from business and technology to motivation and inspiration, and from geopolitics and sales to adventure and leadership. So many fantastic local speakers to Singapore are ready to be at your next event.  Professional speakers, inspirational speakers, leadership speakers, and even motivational talks for students in Singapore are all at the tip of our fingers. Our team of experts will work with you from start to finish to help you find the ideal keynote speaker and make sure all your needs are fully met throughout the process. We'll do research for you, talk with you about trending topics, make tailored speaker recommendations to fit your event and company, hunt down hard-to-find talent, quote fees, and handle travel and logistics so you can focus on the big picture.

Read through our roster of top local keynote speakers in the Singapore area above and click into the individual speaker pages for more details on each speaker.

You can also call us at 1-800-SPEAKER or live chat with a member of our team now, if you have a question or would like more information about a speaker.

If you are looking for a specific speaker not listed above, please contact our team as we specialize in placing hard-to-find and in-demand keynote speakers from Singapore and across the globe, which may not be listed on our website.