Mike Handcock is one in 26 speakers out of over 20,000 globally to be awarded the Certified Speaking Professional Global Designation.
As New Zealand Speaker of the Year 2011 & 2014, Mike is not unused to awards. His background is full of them. From speaking awards to three extraordinary lives nominations, and even a mention by President Bill Clinton for his philanthropic energies. Mike is not only the owner of five businesses in Media, Travel, Events, Publishing & Licensing, he is on the board of three charitable trusts.
Mike has a deep sense of ancient wisdom having travelled to over 100 countries and studied with experts in the field of alternative archaeology and esoterics. He is the producer of the feature film ‘Dreamcatchers’ (2010) and co-producer of the new action/fantasy film Arjuna (2017). Previously a high level corporate senior manager with an annual budget of $250M, and someone who has personally done business in 46 countries with Business Leaders, Mike has a superior sense of culture, global issues, trends, business and undercurrents, which enables him to craft his books and talks full of relevant, current insights combined with superior divine story telling.
Mike lives in Auckland New Zealand, Cape Town South Africa and Corfu Greece with the love of his life Landi Jac and their dog Simon the Scottish lord. He enjoys travel, new cultures, food, a variety of sports and good friends.