Speaking Focus

Palan, a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), the highest earned award in the speaking profession from the National Speakers Association (NSA), USA delivers keynotes around the world. Given his heavy workload, he chooses keynotes close to his heart and those that can create maximum value. Minimum audience numbers are required.

All fees generated from his speaking are donated to his preferred charities.

What He Does Not Do
Palan is unable to do training, consulting or coaching given his other priorities.
Nevertheless his colleagues at SMR do undertake such assignments.


The themes of his keynotes revolve around the following areas:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership
  • Learning
  • Fun
  • Passion
  • Talent Management

Common Keynotes:

  • Accelerating Leadership Development through Action Learning
  • The Global Journey of an Asian – Lessons in Entrepreneurship
  • Leading Globally: The Asian Way
  • The Competency: Performance Connection