Global partners

Our partners will help you deliver your story program in your local language using local story specialists. Anecdote’s programs are available in 11 languages across 28 countries.

And if you are a global business, we can deliver the same story programs wherever they’re needed.

Map of Anecdote Global Partners


Get in touch and we’ll help you choose the best partner for your needs.

Anneli Knight

—Based in Byron Bay and working in Sydney, Brisbane, and Melbourne. Anneli is a journalist, writer and strategic writing consultant with a background in law and finance. She loves asking just the right question to draw out the story.


—Based in San Pedro Garza Garcia, Andres Oliveros, Gerardo Canamar and Oscar Ramirez are bringing cutting-edge leadership thinking to the Mexican market using storytelling techniques to help both leaders and sellers.

Atchara Juicharern

—Based in Thailand, Atchara uses her business and PhD experience to make a difference for her global clients' executive coaching, leadership and people development strategies and programs.

Bel Popovic

—Based in Bangkok. Bel is a psychologist and global business consultant who helps corporations with strategy, culture and leadership.

Bernadette McClelland

—Based in Denver, Colorado (ex-Australia), Bernadette helps B2B sales teams shift their buyer's indecision, master influence, and build massive trust through our modern-day, story-powered selling approach. In addition, she is a high-content speaker for SKOs and sales conferences.

Bharat Avalani

—Based in Malaysia, Bharat is an expert in designing and delivering brand experiences, and in what better way than to use stories. He is a Unilever Veteran who has crisscrossed 67 countries.

Chris Lupton

—Based in Sydney, Chris is a psychologist with extensive experience working in senior HR roles in Australia and Germany. He is passionate about ensuring individuals are well equipped to positively navigate change and disruption.

Christopher Kogler

—Covering the great breadth of the USA, Chris is based on the East Coast and brings his Emmy award winning film and television experience to help leaders find and tell their stories.

Claire Draper

—Based in Manila and working across the Asia Pacific, Claire serves clients across the region, delivering training and coaching services. She is trained in Organizational and Corporate Communication, Sales Enablement and Instructional Design and has held various roles in Enterprise Sales while based in Manila and Singapore.

Doug Keeley

—Based in Canada, Doug Keeley, CEO & Chief Storyteller of The Mark of a Leader, masters at using stories to drive performance across organisations of all types and sizes.

Ferah Lok & Tijen Mergen

—Based in Istanbul, Ferah and Tijen use their extensive executive experience to raise awareness and understanding of how The Power of Happiness can build employee satisfaction and wellbeing, and deliver improved organisation performance.

Hannah Davies

—Living in France for a decade and originally from the UK, Hannah is an international coach, trainer, facilitator and lecturer with a passion for helping leaders unlock their full potential.

Hywel Thomas

—Based in the UK and working with organisations across Europe, Hywel helps business leaders and their teams to connect and communicate more effectively and build their skills to share stories that move people to action.

Indranil Chakraborty

—Based in Mumbai, IC is a leadership and communication specialist. He has held senior roles, both domestic and international, in some of India's most admired companies and now brings that experience plus story work to our clients.

James Chen

—Based in Taiwan, James is CEO of JC Training, with 20 years experience helping leaders grow. An expert facilitator, he uses stories to shift mindsets and convey leadership concepts, knowing that influence requires more than rational persuasion.

Jaya Machet

—Based in Singapore. An international executive coach, Jaya guides leaders to their peak potential, helping enhance their professional and personal impact.

Jim Wilson

—Working throughout Australia, Jim is a management consultant. Through his assignments, which focus on strategy and people, Jim has learned that engaging, compelling stories, well told, are the difference between making the right connections or risking that your people will miss both the message and its meaning.

Kam Amilthan

—Based in Sydney. From a refugee to a high-tech entrepreneur, stories that Kam told himself and others have shaped his business journey and life experiences. He is now bringing the science of story-powered communication to the business world, helping leaders be inspiring and influential change agents.

Maria Marenco

—Based in Germany and working throughout Europe. Maria is a workshop facilitator and innovation coach with strong technical and strategic expertise. She helps companies and teams resolve conflicts and choose 'better problems'. Her approach is based on asking powerful questions, cultivating storytelling skills and wit.

Mark Janssen

—Based in the Netherlands, Mark is an experienced consultant in organisational change and an engaging workshop facilitator with a sense of humour. He also develops and guides 4x4 off-road journeys, which have given him great insight into the power of story.

Param Venkat

—Based in New York/New Jersey. Param is on a mission to help build high performing teams and achieve talent transformation through executive coaching, business storytelling and crafting deal winning presentations.

Paul Obey

—Based in London and working throughout the UK. Paul is a business consultant and chartered accountant. He has worked in investment banking and has owned his own retail/wholesale company. Having worked with diverse businesses, he appreciates the need to use powerful stories to make communication both memorable and impactful.

Perry Lam

—Based in Hong Kong, Perry is a Leadership and Executive Coach who empowers global business leaders to ignite their Executive Presence through Storytelling, Strategic Thinking and Persuasive Communications. Perry is an active TED conference coach

Peter Fox

—Based in the UK, Peter brings deep experience in large and complex projects that deliver. He is renowned for building strong relationships... and he writes like an angel.

Phil Day

—Based in Melbourne and working throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. Phil is a renowned international communication specialist. He is a leader in his profession and an engaging facilitator. He has a passion for helping leaders and teams utilise storytelling to speak with greater clarity and persuasive impact.

Rob Grundel

—Based near Melbourne, works across APAC. Rob is an accredited leadership coach and world-class facilitator. His work spans in nearly every continent and has been delivering Story-Powered Leadership since 2018.

Stuart Reid

—Based in the UK, Stuart helps leaders and their organisations through times of critical change. He knows first-hand the power that stories have to guide change.

Susannah Mathieson

—Based in Germany, working throughout Europe. As a sales trainer and coach, Susie works with sales leaders and their teams to develop their skills and mindset, helping them to move from mediocre to top performers within their organisations.

Tim Wise

—Based in Western Australia, Tim is a renowned entrepreneur and business coach who is focused on helping business people get healthy, energised, focused and productive.

Tracey & Bernard Swanepoel

—Based in Johannesburg. Combining the expertise of a resources sector CEO and extensive strategy and communication consulting, Tracey and Bernard formed THINKspiration, a specialist consultancy which helps clients distill their corporate strategy into a compelling visual story.

Udi Nachshon

—Based in Tel-Aviv, Udi is a business storytelling trainer and consultant. He has over 30 years of experience in business storytelling, media relations, strategic communications, crisis management, and in the press.

Zev Woloski

—Based in Mexico City, Zev helps organizations improve and transform their sales performance through consulting, training and coaching services. He has over 30 years of sales and business development experience, having worked for IT companies like Cisco Systems, VMware and Hewlett Packard.


We’re proud to partner with Persona Global®, based in Sausalito California, to bring Story-Powered Leadership® and Story-Powered Sales™ to their global community of 1700 practitioners in over 70 countries.

Persona Global Jon Gornstein

Through Persona Global, Story-Powered Leadership has been translated into Italian, Polish, Thai, Mandarin, Bahasa Indonesian and Korean. It is also available in Dutch, Japanese, Turkish and Spanish. Between Anecdote and Persona global, we can deliver storytelling programs across the globe.


Twenty of our partners came together in Sydney in 2019 for our Annual Partner Conference

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