Adventurer-explorer Benedict Allen tells the whole unvarnished truth of his solo expedition to Papua New Guinea, where he visited a community he had befriended thirty years earlier – when he hit the headlines after failing to turn up for a flight to Hong Kong, prompting his friends and family, and eventually the world media, to become concerned for his wellbeing.
Surviving the corporate Jungle
Themes: Team work, thriving in a crisis, managing risk, adapting to changing environments.
Benedict Allen inspires and invigorates all types of business audiences by skilfully translating his 'against the odds' survival for the global corporate 'jungle'. His ability to successfully integrate himself into exotic and alien cultures motivates those in commercial cultures and provides the impetus to achieve targets.
His audiences in venues as diverse as Geneva, Nice, New Jersey and London include IBM, The Prudential Building Society, GlaxoSmithKline, The Halifax, M&G Investment, The Royal Bank of Scotland, Bank of Scotland, HSBC, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Teva Pharmaceuticals, TransFin, Unum Provident, GLP Care, Proctor & Gamble, Investec, BT, Aon, Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs.