Paul Kingsman

Former New Zealander swim champ now global speaker

As a professional motivational speaker and executive coach, Paul teaches financial industry professional how to maintain focus to achieve outstanding results. Paul helps clients conquer daily distractions which seem urgent, but are more often inconsequential, so they can achieve the success they want in both their business and personal lives.


He knows the importance of keeping focused in life’s split seconds first hand: Paul trained for 13 years, to swim a 2-minute backstroke race at the 1988 Olympics, and won a medal by only four one-hundredths of a second! After retiring from competitive swimming, Paul applied the same success habits he had developed in sport to business, going on to achieve big results with some of the world’s best known companies, both here in New Zealand and in his adopted home of the U.S, in California.


He’s managed Speedo New Zealand and worked as a high net-worth advisor for both Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo. His financial industry experience has given Paul an understanding of the unique business challenges faced by advisors, agents and associates. Whether through keynote speaking or executive coaching, Paul gives his clients practical tools to focus on best practices so they can enjoy success sooner.


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