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15 Apr 2013-Uncategorized
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Damian Goldvarg

Damian Goldvarg, Ph.D., MCC, has 20 years of experience in executive assessment and coaching, leadership development, strategic planning, and team building, making him a highly sought-after speaker around the world. Through dynamic and entertaining presentations, Damian is helping multinational Fortune 100 companies, governments and community-based organizations realize extraordinary results.

Damian is an expert on the topics of leadership development and effectiveness, executive coaching, and global mindset. His confident and enthusiastic style resonates with audiences in over 40 countries as he teaches them how to:

  • Enhance productivity and communication

  • Improve the quality of their leadership

  • Better the personal lives of individuals within their organization

  • Develop a global mindset

Damian´s areas of expertise include:  emotional intelligence, communication, coaching, cultural competence, delegation, conflict resolution, behavioral interviewing, 360 feedback, team building, and time management. He is the author of two books, Steps for Success: Guide for the Immigrant to the U.S. (2011) and Coaching Competencies: Following Global Standards (June 2012).

Damian is the President of Goldvarg Consulting Group, Inc., a consulting company that performs leadership development training, executive coaching and keynote speaking. He has worked on projects for Shell, British Petroleum,  Hewlett-Packard, SAP, Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Wal-Mart, Unilever, Sony, John Deere, Nestlé, Citigroup, Daimler, Porsche, L´Oréal, Inter-American Development Bank, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, UN Secretariat, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, World Food Programme, and World Health Organization.

Damian currently serves as the 2013 Global President of the International Coach Federation.

“Damian Goldvarg is an outstanding presenter, coach, trainer, role model and mentor.” - Leslie Robin, President, Bamboo Associates.


  • Ph.D. In Organizational Psychology

  • Master Certified Coach, International Coach Federation

  • Speaker Candidate At National Speaker Association

  • Advanced Silver Communicator, Toastmasters International


  • Accomplished executive coach and professional speaker

  • Extensive experience as a leadership trainer and group facilitator

  • Skilled in organizational and individual assessment and interventions

  • Excellent presentation skills and in-depth awareness of multicultural issues

  • Published author of professional articles and books

  • Global employment experience: US, Europe, Latin America, Africa, and Asia

  • Bicultural and Multilingual (English/Spanish/Portuguese)


  • International Coach Federation

  • American Psychological Association

  • Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychologists

  • National Speakers Association 

  • Toastmasters International


“Damian very successfully developed and delivered a leadership development program. He was easy to work with, open to feedback and flexible with our needs. I would highly recommend his services.” - Lia Shigamura, ABM

“I worked with Damian in Italy in a United Nations management development program. Damian is an excellent facilitator, bright, witty, a great listener and thinker. I offer my highest recommendation of Damian Goldvarg.” – Nathaniel Thompkins, Tides Network

“Damian delivers excellent coaching to executives and managers. He uses leadership assessments to produce new insights and then coaches his clients on how to turn those insights into increases in management and personal effectiveness.” – Dr. Jonathan Troper, Center For Innovation & Change

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"I am passionate about inspiring people to live a life they love so they can open themselves up to new possibilities."

- Damian Goldvarg Ph.D., MCC

Keynote Speaker


“We want to inspire our public to think beyond their own boundaries and feel moved to take meaningful action.” Damian Goldvarg Ph.D

Damian´s confident and enthusiastic style resonates with audiences in over 40 countries as he
teaches them how to: enhance productivity and communication, improve the quality of their
leadership, and better the personal lives of individuals within the organization. 


” How to be an Effective Leader in a Challenging Time “
This speech presents the elements of effective leadership behaviors in tough times and
challenges the audience to explore their inner resources and strengths to accomplish
breakthrough results.

” How to Coach Employees to Maximize Their Potential “
This speech challenges executives to find opportunities for conversations with employees
focused on professional development and the alignment of their personal and
organizational goals.

” How to Develop Your Cultural Intelligence “
This speech presents strategies to work with people from different cultures and develop a global
mindset. The audience has the opportunity to reflect on past experiences and plan for future
encounters with people from different cultures.


  • Lectures should be agile, interesting and thought provoking.

  • Participants interest and engagement is gained not only from concepts as models but especially from stories, examples, and metaphors.

  • Participants need to feel the speaker understands their needs, concerns and challenges. We research our audiences thoroughly.

Do you want to bring a breakthrough keynote speech to your organization?

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We are a consulting company that performs global leadership training, executive coaching and keynote speaking. Over the last twenty years we have had projects with: Shell, British Petroleum, Hewlett-Packard, SAP, Coca-Cola, McDonalds, Wal-Mart, Unilever, Sony, John Deere, Meck, Nestle, Citigroup, Daimler, Porsche, L’Oréal, Inter-American Development Bank, United Nations Framework Convention On Climate Change, UN Secretariat, UN High Commissioner For Refugees, World Food Programme, Food and Agriculture Organization, and World Health Organization.

What will you get from working with us?


  • Coaching Skills

  • Communication Skills

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Cultural Intelligence

  • Performance Management

  • Public Speaking

  • Stress Management

  • Board Development



  • Executive Coaching

  • Team Coaching

  • Organizational Coaching

  • 360 Feedback



  • Appreciative Leadership

  • Global Mindset

  • Learning Organizations

  • Emotional Intelligence

“We want to inspire our public to think beyond their own
boundaries and feel moved to take meaningful action”
Dr. Damian Goldvarg. Ph.D., MCC

Do you want to bring some transformation to your organization?



Damian is the author of two books:


This book is an introduction to the 11 Core Coaching Competencies Model developed by the
International Coach Federation. Through explanations and examples from coaching sessions,
readers develop an understanding of key competencies coaches should demonstrate
regardless of their theoretical training or location.



This book presents strategies for people to accomplish their personal and work related goals by
developing plans and the attitude for success: focus, self-esteem, discipline, a support system
and deadlines.


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When you reach this page we hope you will have learned more about our services. Contact us if you would like us to bring productivity, effectiveness, well-being, and satisfaction to your life and organization through keynote speaking, executive coaching, and leadership training.

Have A Great One!

Damian Goldvarg, Ph.D



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    3751 Motor Ave. #488 Los Angeles, CA 90034 United States Of America
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    +1 310 836-7618