Yossi Ghinsberg

Global Explorer, Leading Author & Innovative Entrepreneur Who Was Left Stranded In The Uncharted Part Of The Bolivian Amazon Jungle





Jungle: A Harrowing True Story of Adventure, Danger and Survival

Jungle: A Harrowing True Story of Adventure, Danger and Survival

How to hire Yossi Ghinsberg

Contact the Champions Speakers Agency to provisionally enquire about hiring Yossi Ghinsberg for your next event, today. To get in touch, simply call an official booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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When he's at corporate events, Yossi is known to cover the following topics:

  • Leadership
  • Motivation: finding it and keeping it
  • Pioneering mindset and breakthroughs
  • Team performance and improvement
  • Mental resilience
  • Goal setting and setbacks
  • Risk vs. reward
  • Global environmental change and corporate sustainability
  • Peak performance

''It's always a challenge to find speakers of the right caliber for these high profile events. Your story of survival against all odds was both fascinating and challenging. You possess the extremely rare gift of a great storyteller with the ability to create word pictures which capture the imagination of an audience and take them on a journey with you. We look forward to an opportunity to work with you again in the future.'' - Wendy Hand, Managing Partner  Big Yellow Suitcase

''After hearing Yossi speak last year at the Corporate Lunch, I felt he would be an ideal candidate to inspire and encourage our Sales Team to new heights and to push the boundaries. I am pleased to say that Yossi’s speech/presentation did achieve the desired result. Everyone who participated in the evening had nothing but glowing references and felt an enormous sense of exhilaration in recounting Yossi’s story. I would not hesitate to recommend him to other companies thinking of using him in a similar situation.'' - Brendan Nicholls, Manager Precision Instruments Division, Olympus

''Australian society of orthodontist Yossi’s story is inspiring to everyone – it is a story about human survival. However, through his experiences, Yossi provides thought-provoking questions to understanding oneself and the purpose of life. He captivated the audience through his demonstration of strength and bravery, his path to self-discovery and his enthusiasm in story telling. We all have dreams and he brought alive the realisation that in order to achieve our dreams we have to make sacrifices. The sharing of his experiences has made a difference to each person in the audience and that is a very special talent to have.'' - Atul Mehta, President,  Mehta Orthodontics

2017 - 'Jungle' film release based on Yossi's story

2016 - Release of 'Jungle: A Harrowing True Story of Adventure, Danger and Survival' one of Yossi's books on the experience

2015 - Launched Blinq2014 - Launched Headbox

2015 - Appeared in an article 'A Year from Now They Will Still be Talking About These 5 Speakers'

1981 - Survived three weeks alone in the Amazon jungle

He opened 12 medical centres worldwide and eventually settled in Australia, managing the Sydney CITA centre.