About Marc

About Marc

RTL

"Marc Wallert gives courage to many people."

RTL

Birthe Christiansen

When Marc Wallert speaks, you can hear a pin drop!“

Birthe Christiansen
Manager BCM Acaedemy GmbH

n-tv

 

“Marc Wallert knows how to grow through crises.”

n-tv

Jürgen Dluzniewski

“Exemplifying resilience has a name: Marc Wallert!”

Jürgen Dluzniewski
Founder of the Essence Model

Stern

"The Uplifter"

Stern

Michael Thenner

"A fresh, unexhausted type."

Michael Thenner
Owner of blaueQuelle advertising agency

Galileo

“This man knows how to deal with crises.”

Galileo/ProSieben

Marc Wallert knows what resilience means.

Marc Wallert is known as "The Uplifter" (STERN 15/2020). He inspires people on how to navigate tough times more easily and emerge stronger from them. He brings his motto "Strength Through Crises" to life as keynote speaker leidenschaftlich auf die (virtuelle) Bühne und machte es zum SPIEGEL bestseller.

He loves and lives Resilience, the inner strength to withstand external pressures. Life continually challenged and nurtured his inner resilience: As a hostage in the jungle, he transcended his limits. Everyday life shaped him with "classic crises," from burnout to relationship crises.

Today, Marc Wallert says: "I am happy – not despite, but thanks to my life crises." That's why he speaks so openly and humorously about what most prefer to hide: The crises. Because therein lie opportunities for development. Always. You just have to find them.

Keynote Speaker for Resilience

Marc Wallert teilt Expertise mit Humor

As a business executive , he knows the challenges companies face today. For over 15 years, he successfully led teams and executives through the dynamic business jungle. His preference is for multilingual environments at global market leaders, from consulting (PwC) to automotive (Renault) to MedTech (Ottobock). He burned with passion, then burned out. What he learned from that, he shares today – as a Keynote Speaker for resilience.

In addition to his studies in Economics (M.Sc., MBA), he draws on training in psychology , including being a university-certified "Resilience Trainer (SHB)".In 2020, he was honored as the best "Professional Speaker" of his year at the Academy of the German Association of Speakers (GSA) and became a TOP100 Excellence Speaker.

TV report about Marc Wallert on rtl.de

Marc Wallert is a recognized expert for resilience and co-author of the TK-publication "Resilience" (2023, Medizinisch Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft). At the same time, Marc Wallert has mastered the art of conveying serious topics in a technically sound and humorous way. His contribution "Befreie die Geisel in Dir" as co-author of the book "Schöner Warten" by Armin Nagel (2023, Lübbe Life) is correspondingly witty.Schöner Warten" by Arnim Nagel (2023, Lübbe Life).

Marc Wallert während der Entführung im Dschungel

The Hostage Experience of Marc Wallert

As a survivor of a kidnapping , Marc Wallert learned how to deal with extreme pressures and crises. He experienced the power of resilience firsthand. Thanks to it, he survived 140 days in the jungle unscathed. Protective factors like acceptance and optimism proved to be effective survival strategies.

Today, he shares his jungle strategies in his talks. Because he recognized how valuable his experiences were for him and can be for others. It's not about recounting his kidnapping, but sharing his impactful experiences.

Looking back, he says: "My kidnapping was a deadly serious experience, which I wouldn't wish on anyone, but also wouldn't want to miss. It enriched my life with valuable experiences ." He feels a special appreciation for his life in peace and freedom, having survived captivity and guerrilla warfare.

Marc Wallert's Life Today

In his book "Strength Through Crises" Marc Wallert compiled his personal and professional experiences in dealing with crises. "A dream of a lifetime," as he says.

As a Keynote Speaker for resilience, he carries his empowering message out into the world. As he did as a musician, he loves the big stage just as much as the professional studio. Whether live on stage or virtually - there is a spark between Marc and people. It is these goosebump moments that drive Marc, as they open people up to change within themselves and in the world.

Marc was born in Göttingen in 1973 and is now a happily married father with three children. He loves traveling the world with his family. When time allows, he makes music and scuba dives.

 

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