Martin Probst

Place of employment

PROfound Leadership

CEO – Chief Education Officer

Martin started his commercial cookery career in the 80’s in Switzerland. After successfully completing his apprenticeship, he soon started to explore the world and rose through the ranks to the top of his profession. Martin arrived in Australia in 2001, to deepen his management knowledge and people skills as Chef de Cuisine within Crown Casino, Melbourne.

Realising that his true passion lay in assisting others to reach their full potential, Martin made the move into the classroom and eventually started his own company PROfound Leadership in 2012.

Since, Martin has helped countless members of middle and upper management to empower themselves with skills of the future, so they can LEAD WITH CONFIDENCE and positively impact the people around them through their actions and authentic leadership style.

Martin’s endeavour to make a lasting impact in the area of Human Resources Development (HRD) has seen him spending well over 20 years travelling the world, studying the field of self-development and human potential. He understands what it means to work in pressured environments and the importance of becoming the best at what you do. His background and experience working with a wide variety of cultures and range of industries.

This deep knowledge and understanding enables rapid rapport and trust to develop. He is Master Certified in numerous personal transformation modalities and is an all-round nice guy with an infectious laugh.

Martin’s mission to maximise human potential to achieve peak performance in a supportive work environment has led him to:

  • Conduct over 1,000 hours of one-on-one coaching
  • Present at and facilitate over 100 in-house workshops and speaking engagements
  • Teach over 10 years in formal education
  • Work on 6 different continents
  • Author 6 Australian and international books, audio books and leadership journal
  • Serve as an adviser and member on various committees and boards

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Today, Martin is directly impacting the lives of many managers in Australia and around the globe through his simple-yet-effective and solution-based leadership strategies, so they can successfully deal with the human aspects of the business. Proud member of: