•High Performance •Leadership •Strategic Thinking •Decision Making
Erik Kruger is a man on a mission to help individuals businesses accelerate faster towards their potential.
With a background in physiotherapy, Erik learned how powerful the mind is in overcoming physical pain. With this knowledge he decided to pursue a career in the field of high-performance.
He does this as a sought after conference speaker and successful executive coach.
He believes mental toughness and clear thinking are key enablers of high-performance. He leverages his many years of experience and knowledge to develop practices, strategies and tools that are truly life-changing and transformational.
Erik’s presentations are tailor made to meet the client’s brief and he ensures that the event’s objectives are met. Two of his popular talks are “Seven lessons from a CEO Coach on achieving high performance” and “High performance habits for tomorrow”.
His new talk is being developed around his upcoming book on the power of being “dangerous” in a world defined by mediocrity and sameness.
Executive High-Performance Coach
As an executive high performance coach, he coaches high-end businesspeople. Their goals are to achieve more through better decision-making, leadership and strategic thinking.
Facilitator and Leadership Team Coach
Erik regularly facilitates workshops for businesses and teams pursuing high-performance strategies like AON, Derivco, IQ Business, Mimecast and Nedbank.
Acta Non Verba – The Playbook for Creating, Achieving and Performing at your Highest Level was published in 2018. From a base of nearly 800 e-mails, Erik chose 165 he believes have the capacity to help people realise their dreams. He’s also in the process of finishing his second book on being “dangerous”.
He has been a regular contributor to Entrepreneur magazine and publishes two to three articles a week on his LinkedIn and Facebook pages, reaching thousands of people in the process.
Recently, Erik joined forces with John Sanei, Singularity University faculty member and internationally acclaimed author and speaker. Together they have produced the new “Expansive” podcast series.
He also appears in the media regularly and has previously shared his thinking on KykNet, CNBC, 702, Cliffcentral, and many more.
Erik has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physiotherapy from the University of the Witwatersrand as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Management and a Master’s Degree in Business and Executive Coaching, both from Wits Business School. He is the founder of BetterMan, a personal and professional development online community for men. Erik has previously been nominated as one of GQ’s best dressed men.
Erik lives in Johannesburg with his girlfriend Danicka and their dog Axel. He’s an avid golfer, a world traveller. His favourite city is Vienna.