CHIEF PURPOSE OFFICER | PUBLIC Speaker

Mark Leruste

As the founder of The Unconventionalists, Mark is on a mission to empower the next generation of leaders to build purpose-driven organisations and positive work cultures.

Mark previously served as Country Manager of the Movember Foundation, where he helped raise €2.8million for men’s health, winning multiple awards along the way.

Today Mark is at the forefront of a leadership revolution, working with forward thinking leaders and pioneering organisations to attract, engage and retain their top talent, paving the way to the future of work.

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Notable Topics

  • FINDING MEANING AND PURPOSE AT WORK

  • THE FUTURE OF LEADERSHIP: WHAT MILLENNIALS REALLY WANT

  • CReATING A PURPOSE-DRIVEN WORKPLACE


MARK HAS SPOKEN AT:


"MARK’S COMBINATION OF HUMOUR AND PRACTICAL ADVICE MADE HIM THE MOST POPULAR SPEAKER WE HAVE EVER BROUGHT IN!"

Rosie Kerr, HR Director, Black Swan Data

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“I WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND MARK FOR ANY COMPANY PLANNING TO RETAIN THE NEXT GENERATION OF TALENT!”

Ross Lorime, NextGen Chair, State Street


A NEW WAVE OF LEADERSHIP

If you’re looking for a one of a kind speaker who will leave your people or audience feeling like they’ve just been hit by a wave of Unconventional inspiration, then look no further than Mark. Having spoken at Google, L’Oreal, Intuit, StateStreet and Method, Mark brings a unique insight and style that has turned him into one of the most sought after speakers in Europe. Ready to have an impact? Then book Mark for your next event today.

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"MARK TRULY HAS A SPECIAL KNACK FOR HELPING PEOPLE AND COMPANIES FIND AND CLARIFY THEIR PURPOSE."

Milly Toovey, Co-Founder & CEO, Boomcast


PREVIOUS TALKS

EventLAB 2018: What it Takes to be a Modern Leader

TEDxCardiff 2017: The Power of Purpose

Intuit 2017: How to Find Meaning at Work

General Assembly 2017: Mental Health in Startups

Google Campus 2017: From Purpose To Impact


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"We all know that a good speaker makes all the difference in a successful event. Well, Mark is not only professional... he's also indispensable!"

- CHRIS GUILLEBEAU -

Founder, World Domination Summit & NYT bestselling author

"Mark is an engaging speaker with a fantastic message. I’d recommend him for anyone organising an event who doesn’t want to trot out the same dry old corporate claptrap!"

- HOLLY MACKAY -

Founder & CEO, Boring Money

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"When it comes down to engaging your people no one does it better than Mark. His fun yet thought-provoking style gets people excited no matter what the topic."

- JUSTIN “JC” COGHLAN -

Co-Founder, Movember Foundation



Mark Has Been FEATURED IN


"INCREDIBLY INSPIRING, SINCERELY CARING AND SUPERBLY THOUGHT-PROVOKING!"

Andrea Kalavsky, Head of People, Method & Ecover

The Unconventionalists is a startup on a mission to empower the next generation of leaders and founders to build purpose-driven organisations. Our quest is to eradicate career misery in the workplace and build positive work cultures where people can bring their full selves to work.